Fortnight For Freedom



The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) have called for a Third "Fortnight for Freedom" a fourteen day period of prayer, education, and action in support of Religious Freedom June 21 to July 4, 2014.  The event begins with the vigil of the Feast of St. John Fisher and St. Thomas More and ends with Independence Day. 

This years theme focus on 'Freedom to Serve' emphasizing the link between religious liberty and service to the poor and vulnerable.  If you need additional information please refer to the USCCB website.

USCCB Material


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.