Today’s the anniversary of 1786 Virginia Statute of Religious Freedom. My Senate Resolution 53 recognizes the day & honors importance of religious liberty for all – people of any faith & people with none. #ReligiousFreedomIs #mnleg https://t.co/nk6tZ1L1mz pic.twitter.com/AszFi5pnWV
— Senator John Marty (@JohnMarty) January 16, 2019
"We need to reclaim the definition and broader meaning of religious freedom in American history, culture and law. This is one of the central challenges of our time."
— RCRC (@RCRChoice) January 16, 2019
#ReligiousFreedomDay 1/16 commemorates the enactment of the Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom, written by Thomas Jefferson. #ReligiousFreedomIs a vital buffer preventing undue influence of powerful institutions in our private lives & beliefs. pic.twitter.com/201DFcDuJC
— P.R.A. (@PRAEyesRight) January 16, 2019
Don't miss historian John Ragosta's op-ed in the Richmond Times-Dispatch – the hometown newspaper of the Virginia Statute for Religious Freedom. This #ReligiousFreedomDay he writes that he is drawn to question of the limits of what #ReligiousFreedomIs https://t.co/mj5O0wzS7H
— Frederick Clarkson (@FredClarkson) January 16, 2019