Fortnight For Freedom


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The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) have called for a Secon "Fortnight for Freedom" a fourteen day period of prayer, education, and action in support of Religious Freedom June 21 to July 4, 2013.  The event begins with the vigil of the Feast of St. John Fisher and St. Thomas More and ends with Independence Day. 



For More information contact:
Kent Ferris
Social Action Director

The Davenport Diocese is encouraging parishes and individual Catholics to participate in the U.S. bishops’ second annual Fortnight For Freedom, a June 21 to July 4 campaign for religious liberty.  More at the Catholic Messenger...

Please use the resources bolow to plan your local events:

USCCB Resources:

USCCB - Fortnight for Freedom Reflections 2013
USCCB Prayer Resources
USCCB -Fortnight for Freedom Educational Resources
USCCB -Religious Liberty Supporters To Text ‘Freedom’ Or ‘Libertad’

Area Events:

June 23, Newton, Iowa: Prayer intercessions for the Fortnight by Bishop Amos.