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Religious legislation

shall God or civil rulers govern the conscience?
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Review and Herald Pub. Co. , Toronto
Religious liberty., Sabbath legislation., Sunday legislation., Liberté religieuse., Sabbat, Loi du., Dimanche, Lo
Statementby John T. Cooke.
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 03435, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 03435
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 microfiche (11 fr.).
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Open LibraryOL23345349M
ISBN 100665034350

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Eerdmans Publishing Co. The First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution says that everyone in the United States has the right to practice his or her own religion, or no religion at all. Our country's founders -- who were of different religious backgrounds themselves -- knew the best way to protect religious liberty was to keep the government out of religion.

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