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Congress Shall Make No Law

GosAwk Wrote: Sep 24, 2012 12:37 PM
You pretty much covered it all. Right on the money!
This is the full text of the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution; the first of the Bill of Rights. Note the first clause, of the First Amendment:

"Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances."

I wanted to get the specific language of what we generally refer to as the "Freedom of Religion" on the table, because...