President Piper Applauds Green Family

A note from President Dr. Everett Piper: All Oklahomans, indeed all Americans, owe David and Barbara Green our gratitude. The First Amendment is unequivocal: “Congress shall make no law… prohibiting the free exercise of religion.” Who can dispute that questions … Continued

Supreme Court Stands Behind Hobby Lobby

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Monday that certain “closely held” for-profit businesses can opt out of the contraceptive mandate forced by the Affordable Care Act. Earlier this year Hobby Lobby sued the Obama Administration for this unlawful mandate. The company … Continued

University President Applauds Supreme Court Decision

The U.S. Supreme Court should be applauded for its ruling on May 5, which reinforces the concept of freedom of religion in public meetings, Oklahoma Wesleyan University President Everett Piper has told the Digital Journal. A majority of the nation’s highest … Continued

HHS Injunction Granted for Religious Freedom

A federal judge Monday gave temporary relief to Oklahoma Wesleyan University and three other Christian universities in the state in their lawsuit against the federal government over the Affordable Care Act. The universities contend that the contraception mandate of the … Continued

Why is OKWU Filing This Lawsuit?

Alliance Defending Freedom attorneys filed a federal lawsuit against the Obama administration Friday on behalf of four Christian universities in Oklahoma. Oklahoma Wesleyan University is one of the four. The lawsuit is the latest to challenge the administration’s mandate that forces employers, regardless … Continued