Freedom Of Religion Means Any Religion

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Freedom of Religion, means any religion. It happened in Salem, and it is still happening. Religious prejudice is still thriving in the United States today, even though the first amendment of our country’s constitution protect those who believe differently. And it is a lot more major than some people think. In Salem, the prejudice was against what they called witches. The Protestants believed they were committing Heresy. Today people if all parts of the world still practice Witchcraft. Some of those people practice the craft for the religion in it, others just for the fact they want to call themselves “Witches”. Even if people don’t like it, and most don’t, Wicca has b Continue...


Theyrefer to witches as "evil" hags that they remember in the faery tales of their youth. The government says that we are all free to decide whether there is a Hell or thatthere is a Summerlands. Should the people of this generation, andothers to come, tolerate intolerance ------------------------------------------------------------------------Bibliography. They, more often than not, held no grudges against any of their churches, butstill the people who feel threatened by witches, feel the need to annihilate their threat. It can"tmt all be put onto one set of people. People have died as martyrs to this religion,needlessly. They themselves in the simple act of fixing a cup of chamomile tea fortheir head ache, power beads for luck, are practicing the Craft. een recognized as a religion, and is on the move to being just as largeas the Islamic or Buddhist faiths. That no one will be forced to worship one religion or another. Even if the Wiccan religion has been recognized as a major religion, thepractitioners of it are still persecuted and taunted for their beliefs. Unfortunately there are the people who aren"tmt as harmless. Countless times, they have been shot at, had bombs planted in hotel rooms, threats ofmurder. They"tmre easy for practitioners tobrush off. They are the onesthat practitioners have to worry aboutGavin Yvonne Frost , have definitely gotten to know those hazardous people.