Festival For Freedom

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Linking to Truth: Relevance and Resources

We will be adding here a series of links with a bit of information about each. Links will be alphabetical under the English language descriptor of each website (by first name where individuals are listed) for all but for #1, which will be listed in hierarchical order. 

The entire links will be shown, rather than abbreviations, so that users can add the links into their “favorites” and “browsers.”  If you have a link which you think should be included, please email it to info@FestivalforFreedom.com after July 31st.

The major headings are as follows, and will be updated from time to time:

1. Church (hierarchical)

2. Church (documents)

3. Links to Festival for Freedom Speakers

4. News Media

5. Editorials / Opinions

6. Other Media

7. Organizations

8. Other

1. Church (hierarchical listing)

Vatican:  www.vatican.va

US Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB):  www.USCCB.org

USCCB (Fortnight for Freedom): http://www.usccb.org/issues-and-action/religious-liberty/fortnight-for-freedom/index.cfm

Archdiocese for the Military Serviceswww.milarch.org

Diocese of Rochester: www.DoR.org

DoR Parish Websites:  http://www.dor.org/index.cfm/parish-list-resources/parishes-and-mass-times/

2. Church (documents)

Catechism of the Catholic Church (CCC) http://www.vatican.va/archive/ENG0015/_INDEX.HTM

Code of Canon Law:  http://www.intratext.com/X/ENG0017.HTM

Dignitatis Humanae (Declaration on Religious Freedom)http://www.vatican.va/archive/hist_councils/ii_vatican_council/documents/vat-ii_decl_19651207_dignitatis-humanae_en.html

Humanae Vitae http://www.vatican.va/holy_father/paul_vi/encyclicals/documents/hf_p-vi_enc_25071968_humanae-vitae_en.html

Sacred Scripture:  New American Bible http://www.vatican.va/archive/ENG0839/_INDEX.HTM


  3. Links to Festival for Freedom Speakers

Chaplain Ayesha Kreutz and Providence Crowder of the Frederick Douglass Foundation (on youtube): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z8HBTv3k-yM&feature=relmfu

David Higbee, Director of the St. Irenaeus Center:  mail@SIMinistries.org

Deacon Claude Lester from St. Mary Canandaigua:  clester@dor.org

Earl Taylor at National Center for Constitutional Studies:  www.nccs.net

Kyle Duncan:  www.becketfundcommunity.orghttp://www.becketfund.org/

Philip Gray, Professional Canonical Services: www.CatholicCanonLaw.com

Providence Crowder and Chaplain Ayesha Kreutz of the Frederick Douglass Foundation on youtube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z8HBTv3k-yM&feature=relmfu

Theater of the Word:   www.thewordinc.org



 4. News Media (most on line are no charge; donations welcome)

 Expanding Influence of America’s Grass Roots in the Cause of Freedom:  www.RenewAmerica.com

“In-line with the Church; On-line with the World”:  www.CatholicMediaCoalition.org

LifeSiteNews.com, Inc.:  www.LifeSiteNews.com  

On-line Catholic Newspaper “for the 3rd Millennium”: www.PewSitter.com

RealCatholicTV.com (name changed to ChurchMilitant.TV):  www.ChurchMilitant.TV

The Station of the Cross:  www.thestationofthecross.com

Voice of Catholic Orthodoxy “in print and on the Web”: www.NewOxfordReview.org

Vatican:  www.Zenit.org

 5. Editorials/Opinions 

A Severe Confiscatory Tax (National Review, Jean Lopez): www.nationalreview.com/corner/308438/severe-confiscatory-tax-religious-freedom-kathryn-jean-lopez

Bad Religion, Bad Results (The Catholic World Report, Christopher White): www.catholicworldreport.com/Item/1373/Bad_Religion_Bad_Results.aspx

George Weigel on The Roberts’ Opinion: www.nationalreview.com/articles/304578/roberts-opinion-george-weigel

In Defense of John Roberts (Witherspoon Institute, Carson Holloway): www.thepublicdiscourse.com/2012/07/5886

We Hold These Truths to be Self-Evident:  www.youtube.com/watch?v=GaWma3taEEE

What’s Behind the HHS Mandate?  (Witherspoon Gerard Bradley): www.thepublicdiscourse.com/2012/06/5562


6. Print Media Subscriptions

Adoremus (Society for Renewal of the Sacred Liturgy):   www.adoremus.org

National Catholic Register:  www.NCRegister.com


7. Organizations

Forty Days to Save America:  commit on line to pray Sept 28 to Election Day www.40daystosaveamerica.com/

American Center for Law and Justice (handles pro bono cases for Religious Liberty):  www.ACLJ.org

Becket Fund:  www.becketfund.org/

Catholic Vote:  Petition to Congress for Conscience Protection and Postcard to Cardinal Dolan in support:  www.CatholicVote.org

The St. Joseph Foundation (helps Catholic to vindicate their Canon Law Rights):  www.st-joseph-foundation.org

 8. Other (to be added)

“This is My Body”:    www.youtube.com/watch?v=DCmLmZDpB4I


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