Dinner Highlights


The Honourable John Baird (Speech)




Dr. Suzan Johnson-Cook (Bio)
Photo Highlights
Watch a video of the 2011 Religious Liberty Dinner.



Congressman J. Randy Forbes (Bio & Speech)
Photo Highlights



Congressman Emanuel Cleaver (Bio & Speech)




Congressman Trent Franks (Bio & Speech)
"I truly believe that this is the true mark of respect for religious freedom—when you stand up not only for your own rights, but when you also stand up for those of your neighbor, even when they believe something that may be radically different from you...read more."


Senator John F. Kerry (Bio & Speech)




Senator John McCain (Bio & Speech)
"More than a capacity audience jammed the historic Senate Caucus Room, part of the U.S. Capitol complex, May 4, 2006, to honor religious freedom and give honor to those leading out in its advancement...read more."


Secretary Hillary Clinton (Bio & Speech)
"'Religious liberty is one of the most important issues on the world’s agenda today,' said United States senator Hillary Rodham Clinton, Democrat of New York. She made the case for both freedom of religion and the right not to choose religion at a dinner...read more."


Senator Sam Brownback (Bio)
"Close to 200 people attended the annual Religious Liberty Awards Banquet sponsored by Liberty magazine and the International Religious Liberty Association (IRLA), in cooperation with the Seventh-day Adventist Church....read more."


Chaplain Barry Black (Bio)