Tag: danbury baptists

The Constitution and Separation of Church and State

The Constitution and Separation of Church and State

Everybody talks about Jefferson. Thomas Jefferson wrote a now infamous letter to the Danbury Baptists that’s known as the greatest historical influence on separation of church and state or how government and religion relate to each other in our society. In the United States Constitution this concept is significant. In this Lost Episode in American […]

Continue Reading

Did We Get Separation of Church and State Right?

Did We Get Separation of Church and State Right?

Did We Get Separation of Church and State Right? In the years since the 1947 Court handed down that monumental decision, the “Wall of Separation” has become text and verse for the belief that the First Amendment separated God from government. The logical result is that all religious influences must be removed from public institutions. […]

Continue Reading

Top