Linen on the Hedgerow covered this the other day, and now the Telegraph UK is now reporting: the European Court of Human Rights will decide if a Christian has a "right" to wear a cross or crucifix at work.
The Strasbourg case hinges on whether human rights laws protect the right to
wear a cross or crucifix at work under Article 9 of the European Convention
on Human Rights.
It states: “Everyone has the right to freedom of thought, conscience and
religion; this right includes freedom to change his religion or belief, and
freedom, either alone or in community with others and in public or private,
to manifest his religion or belief, in worship, teaching, practice and
The Christian women bringing the case, Nadia Eweida and Shirley Chaplin, claim
that they were discriminated against when their employers barred them from
wearing the symbols.
It's getting harder and harder to be a Christian in public.....
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