From the Spring, 1992 issue of Touchstone
Is <title>St. Basil Goes to Washington by James George Jatras + Paul Farley

St. Basil Goes to Washington

The Fathers of the Church Go Before the United States Supreme Court on Behalf of the Unborn

On February 21, 1989, two members of Orthodox Christians for Life, on behalf of the Orthodox Church, filed the following brief amicus curiae with the U.S. Supreme Court in the Webster case.


The Holy Orthodox Church respectfully submits this brief amicus curiae on behalf of itself and its members.1

INTEREST OF AMICUS CURIAE

The Holy Orthodox Church was founded by Jesus Christ and the Apostles, and bears witness to that continuous and unbroken faith.2  The precepts of the Orthodox Christian faith mandate the protection of innocent human life, esp . . .


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