Archive for October, 2010

Thank You, Bishop Lori

The Most Rev. William E. Lori, Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Bridgeport, has issued Let Freedom Ring: A Pastoral Letter on Religious Freedom. You can view it on the Diocese’s website. Though addressed specifically to the Catholics of Fairfield County, the Family Institute of Connecticut strongly recommends that Bishop Lori’s letter be read […]

Hartford’s 40 Days for Life campaign–a 12-hour-a-day prayer vigil in front of the local abortion clinic–has saved four lives in the last three weeks. That makes 32 lives saved–that we know of–in the three years since the program began.¬†FIC has received this email about one success story: On Saturday, October 9th there were about eight […]

Two years ago last Sunday¬†the Connecticut Supreme Court undemocratically imposed same-sex “marriage.” Within six months state residents faced the worst attacks on religious liberty in living memory. And if you think the worst is behind us, you haven’t met Julie Kieras. Julie was a language arts teacher in Windsor Locks who had recently been named […]