Intolerant Tolerance

Pell, George Cardinal
August 2009
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Aug/Sep2009, Issue 195, p9
The author comments on the secular and religious intolerance of Christianity and Christian culture. He observes that anti-discrimination laws are the most preferred means for addressing perceived intolerance which include provisions described as religious freedom. But these laws, says the author, raise issues for churches affecting the services they provide to the society. He believes that Christians should deepen their understanding of the importance and nature of religious freedom and they should not be treated as tolerated and divisive minority.


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