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Religious right, religious wrong

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Published by Pilgrim Press in New York .
Written in English

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  • Religious right.

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    StatementLloyd J. Averill ; foreword by Martin E. Marty.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT82.2 .A85 1989
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 196 p. ;
    Number of Pages196
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2054110M
    ISBN 100829808043
    LC Control Number88032097
    OCLC/WorldCa18745046

    People in various religious traditions, such as Christianity, may derive ideas of right and wrong from the rules and laws set forth in their respective authoritative guides and by their religious leaders. Equating morality to adherence to authoritative commands in a holy book is the Divine Command Theory.   The religious right, argues Stewart, is a political movement whose leaders want power and use religion to justify their ultimate goal of a Bible-based authoritarianism. Some of the leaders of these groups go so far as to argue that the virus is a plague caused by the sins of nonbelievers.


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Threats to religious freedom can come from government restriction on religious practices. But the greater threat to religious liberty comes when religious groups influence governments to promote their own activities and beliefs.

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