Unleashing the parishes

Amazing Parish Conference offers ideas, resources for creating vibrant centers of faith From left to right, Pat Lencioni, Tom Corcoran,…

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Religious groups say ‘yes’ to Supreme Court’s idea on contraceptive coverage

Visitors walk past the U.S. Supreme Court building in Washington last year. (CNS photo/Jim Lo Scalzo, EPA)

WASHINGTON — The religious nonprofits challenging their participation in the contraceptive mandate under the Affordable Care Act agreed with a U.S. Supreme Court proposal that such coverage be provided through an alternative health care plan without involving the religious employers in a legal brief filed with the court. The brief, filed April 12 in the…

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