Louis Cashmer wrote:
> I respect your opinion as well, but here's what the document really says:
> Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or
> prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of
> speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to
> assemble, and to petition the government for a redress of grievances.
> Doesn't say a word about "seperation of church and state," but does
> say congress can't pass a law "prohibiting the free exercise thereof."
You've skipped over the important part. Any law that favors one religion
over another, or all religions over none, is a law respecting an
establishment of religion.