Response to HHS Mandate

Release Date: 2/14/12

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) mandate that forces all private health plans to provide coverage of sterilization and contraceptives—including abortion-inducing drugs—calls for an immediate response.

As a community of faith, we must commit ourselves to prayer and fasting so that wisdom and justice may prevail and religious liberty may be restored. Visit the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops' Conscience Protection website.