Archbishop Carlson Releases Pastoral Letter on Conscience Rights

Archbishop Robert Carlson
Archbishop Robert Carlson

Archbishop Robert Carlson of St. Louis has issued a pastoral letter addressing the “grave and unprecedented threats to our religious freedom here in the United States.” In the letter, the Archbishop cites the Obama Administration’s HHS rule, which requires religious employers to cover contraceptives, abortion-inducing drugs and sterilization procedures in their health plans. The Archbishop observes that “this attack on our religious freedom is unacceptable to Americans who cherish the principles on which our nation was founded.” To read the entire pastoral, click here.

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