It is not only the laity and the bishops who thoroughly oppose the recent HHS mandate. These communities have publicly expressed their opposition to the mandate’s forced coverage of contraception and abortifacients.
Currently, eleven religious communities have been featured on this web page, including the Mercedarian Sisters, who say, “The Mercedarian Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament are no strangers to persecution. We went through persecution of our own in Mexico.”
Read about the other religious orders who stand with the U.S. Bishops as well, including their quotes on the issue at hand!