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Must Religious Organizations Be Required To Admit Non-Adherents as Members?

Moe54 Wrote: Oct 20, 2012 8:30 AM
Another case of Big Brother (government) telling us what is good for us. This is another sign of the ending of the age, and the coming reign of Christ on this earth. Are we as Christians ready for this?

About five years ago, I had the privilege of making a presentation before the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe, a European intergovernmental organization established to protect, among other things, international “human rights.” While there, a prominent European atheist group also did a presentation claiming that churches across the world are violating the rights of atheists by excluding them from church membership.

Of course, this was news to me. So I listened.

Their argument went this way: governments subsidize churches directly through tax support, such as in Europe, or indirectly through tax exemptions, such as in the...