TITLE

"SECTARIAN"

AUTHOR(S)
Neuhaus, Richard John
PUB. DATE
October 1991
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Oct1991, Issue 16, p69
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the assumptions of the U.S. courts and jurisdictions in issues pertaining to religion and public life. Use of the word sectarian by the courts as a synonym for religious; Implication of the courts, government officials and mass media's commitment to abandon the equation religious sectarian for the move toward nondiscrimination and public justice; Possible effect of the move to confusion of U.S. Supreme Court decisions on the relation of the religious to the secular.
ACCESSION #
17727369

 

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