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Four law firms, three California churches sue Governor Newsom for California ban on singing and chanting

Four law firms, three California churches sue Governor Newsom for California ban on singing and chanting

By Michael Hernandez SACRAMENTO—Governor Gavin Newsom was sued July 15 in a lawsuit brought by four law firms: Advocates for Faith & Freedom; American Center for Law & Justice; The National Center for Law and Policy; and Tyler & Bursch on behalf of three churches: Calvary Chapel of Ukiah and Calvary Chapel Fort Bragg (both […]

California faith community ignores Governor’s ban on singing and chanting; ‘Don’t Ban Singing in Church’ Petition gains thousands of signatures

California faith community ignores Governor’s ban on singing and chanting; ‘Don’t Ban Singing in Church’ Petition gains thousands of signatures

By Michael Hernandez SACRAMENTO—The California faith community (Christians, Jews, Muslims and Hindus) is ignoring Gov. Gavin Newsom’s July 1 Executive Order stating: “Places of worship must therefore discontinue indoor singing and chanting activities” as an unconstitutional overreach of executive power which will be legally challenged. The directive is written on page 3 of  the “COVID-19 […]