Religious Liberty

Morocco Declaration: Muslim Nations Should Protect Christians from Persecution

“This is a Muslim conference put together by the top sheiks, ministers of religion, the grand muftis of the top Muslim majority nations, and they came up with a declaration, literally using the language of religious freedom to declare that violence cannot be done in the name of Islam.” CT

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The Great Awakening Shaped the Constitution—and Religious Freedom

"America’s revolution and constitution were shaped not only by the Enlightenment but also by the Great Awakening, by preachers as well as pamphleteers. And, as John Witte describes ... the Founding-era arguments about religious freedom under law included not just 'Enlightenment thinkers' but also 'congregational Puritans,' 'Free Church Evangelicals,' and 'Civic Republicans.'"

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