News & Publications - Religious Freedom
CCCU Statement on Hunter v. U.S. Department of Education Lawsuit Dismissal
Win for Religious Liberty and Christian Mission
JANUARY 20, 2023
Religious Freedom in Higher Education
An overview of the legal underpinnings of religious freedom in education.
OCTOBER 20, 2022
CCCU Statement on Deweese-Boyd v. Gordon College Lawsuit
CCCU faculty are essential to the religious mission of CCCU institutions.
SEPTEMBER 8, 2021
CCCU Update on Hunter v. U.S. Department of Education Lawsuit
To defend Title IX’s religious protections, CCCU files motion to be official participant in case.
MAY 12, 2021
Why Advocacy Work is Essential
Campus leaders share how to engage in advocacy… and how to do it well.
OCTOBER 7, 2019
Casting Light on the Reauthorization of the HEA
What CCCU institutions should watch for in the reauthorization of the Higher Education Act.
APRIL 30, 2019
Equality Act Fails to Provide Essential Religious Freedom Protections
Proposed laws would threaten faith-based higher education.
MARCH 13, 2019
CCCU Urges Repeal of Tax on Nonprofits
Problematic tax will undermine civil sector.
DECEMBER 7, 2018
CCCU Disappointed in Ruling on Trinity Western University Case
Canadian Supreme Court’s decision allows denial of accreditation and licensure for its law school.
JUNE 15, 2018
CCCU Welcomes Supreme Court Decision in Masterpiece
7-2 decision affirms that government must respect religion.
JUNE 5, 2018
CCCU Praises Protections for Religious Conscience
New interim rules reflect government's responsibility to protect religious freedom.
OCTOBER 10, 2017
Supreme Court Strikes Down Religious Discrimination
The Supreme Court affirmed the contributions that religious organizations make to our society.
JUNE 27, 2017
Religious Freedom, Civil Rights, and Sexuality
A Christian ethicist’s view of Fairness for All.
JUNE 9, 2017
Fairness for All
In the debate between LGBTQ rights and religious freedom, is there a way forward?
JUNE 9, 2017
Statement on Executive Order on Religious Liberty
The CCCU commends affirmation of religious liberty and encourages steps for long-term protection.
MAY 5, 2017