Experts Discuss Religious Freedom at Cedarville Summit

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2014
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http://digitalcommons.cedarville.edu/news_releases/83
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Weinstein, Mark D.
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Cedarville; Cedarville University; Religious Freedom Summit; Chuck Colson Center for Religious Worldview; Steve Green; Hobby Lobby; Russell D. Moore; Jennifer Marshall; Communication; Organizational Communication; Public Relations and Advertising
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Cedarville University, in partnership with the Chuck Colson Center for Religious Worldview, will host a two-day Religious Freedom Summit Oct. 9-10, 2014, in the Dixon Ministry Center. National experts will discuss the assault on religious freedom as well as ways of preserving religious freedom.The headlining speaker is Steve Green, president of Hobby Lobby. The arts and crafts retailer made national news this year when the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in the company’s favor, finding that it didn’t have to fully comply with the Affordable Care Act based on its religious beliefs. Green will speak October 9 at 7 p.m. He will also lead a breakout session on business at 2 p.m. on the same day.Joining Green at the Summit will be Russell D. Moore, president of the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission; John Stonestreet, fellow at the Chuck Colson Center for Christian Worldview; and Jennifer Marshall, vice president for the Institute for Family, Community, and Opportunity at the Heritage Foundation.