Proclamation on Religious Freedom Day, 2021

… Faith inspires hope.  Deeply embedded in the heart and soul of our Nation

… we pledge to always protect and cherish this fundamental human right

… to restore the foundational link between faith and freedom 

… healthcare providers’ rights not to be forced to perform procedures that violate their most deeply-held convictions

… While Americans enjoy the blessings of religious liberty, we must never forget others around the world who are denied this unalienable right

… millions of people across the globe are persecuted and discriminated against for their faith

… we recommit to safeguarding and preserving religious freedom across our land and around the world