Thomas Jefferson http://tspr.org en The Separation of Church & State http://tspr.org/post/separation-church-state <p>As this is written, it&rsquo;s 50 years since arguments were made before the US Supreme Court in &ldquo;Engel v. Vitale,&rdquo; which a couple of months later resulted in a clarification of the &ldquo;separation of church and state.&rdquo;<br /><br />As this is written, some Catholic Bishops, including His Excellency, Bishop Daniel Jenky of the Diocese of Peoria, continue to not-so-subtly attack government and to portray the church as victims (despite US Catholics numbering more than 68 million people and 76% of the country saying they are Christians.)<br /> Wed, 16 May 2012 15:01:17 +0000 Bill Knight 15184 at http://tspr.org The Separation of Church & State