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The Pagan Roots of Democracy
I stepped into the voting booth with civic pride and religious inspiration. The pastors urged the congregation to renew America and vote for a good Christian man, Ronald Reagan. I voted a straight Republican ticket. Those godless Democrats were no better than...
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Mutant Christianity
Catholicism inculturates differently in diverse cultural contexts (including the "therapeutic deism" of the contemporary US along with more exotic strains such as Afro-Caribbean Catholicism) for tangible cultural reasons.
Here are 4 ways Christianity sneaks into our secular government — and why it
Yet what often gets called “ceremonial deism” is all over our government. Now, when this “ceremonial deism” get challenged in court, it typically gets defended — and is often even upheld by judges — on the grounds that it isn't really religious.
Heckle: The United States is not a Christian nation
This deistic world view was not lost on the Founding Fathers. With Benjamin Franklin being openly deist, and Thomas Jefferson sharing many similar views — though never actually specifying his religious belief — the argument that the United States was ...
The Fermi Paradox and Extraterrestrial Life
But where that leads is Deism. Atheists have been taking potshots at that ever since. But that God is not the God of classical theism.
SWVA churches rally, show support for 'In God We Trust' on Tazewell Co. vehicles
Gone are the days when this phrase was considered "ceremonial deism." This is now, and always was a way to sneak a promotion of religion into goverment. This is another nail in this coffin.

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