S3 E9 | THE FIRST: RELIGION

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Calvin & Kent sit down with Professor Saeed Khan & Steve Phelps to discuss the freedom of religion—their experiences with religion, what it means today, the separation of Church & State, and why so many people in America are distrustful/scared of any religion that isn’t Christianity.


Topics Discussed in this Episode:

  • Personal faith journeys

  • The Founding Fathers' concept of separation of  church & state vs. our modern concept

  • The limits on freedom of religion 

  • Religion in a secular culture 

  • The privilege of Christianity in America and the mistrust of Islam

  • The "War on Christmas" 

  • Whether religious organizations should be tax exempt


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