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Did the First Amendment Create a Christian Nation?

Corey12 Wrote: Oct 17, 2012 8:50 AM
'The Virginia Act For Establishing Religious Freedom ' by Thomas Jefferson, 1786, not Madison. When conservatives get facts correct, maybe then people will stop laughing at them.

For as long as I can recall, there has been a movement defending the notion of America as a Christian nation. Of late, one version of that idea has been expressed by Bryan Fischer of the American Family Association. His belief is that the First Amendment to the Constitution protects the free expression of Christians only. Adherents of non-Christian religions, on the other hand, may be tolerated but do not enjoy Constitutional protections for the free exercise of their faith. Fischer writes:

The leftwing political websites lit up over my column of last week in which I...