Another Piece of the Puzzle: Transgender vs. Religious Freedom

If you are following this blog you can accumulate pieces which begin to shape a larger picture of the quick moving front of the battle between sexual preference and religious freedom.  There are reasons for optimism that religious institutions will be able to maintain their standards and values without facing outright persecution, but there are also losses which are being incurred along the way.  The HHS mandate is not the only front upon which this tension is being expressed and fought.  Here are some rulings on transgendered students at Christian schools:  http://www.cardinalnewmansociety.org/CatholicEducationDaily/DetailsPage/tabid/102/ArticleID/3410/Religious-Freedom-Upheld-for-Christian-Universities-after-Complaints-from-Transgender-Students.aspx  For the Catholic Bishops’ response to the issue of sexual preference vs. religious liberty, read here:  http://www.patheos.com/blogs/yimcatholic/2014/07/the-bishops-respond-to-the-fear-mongering-of-the-administration-over-religious-liberty.html

 

 

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