IDST 403 Missouri Baptist University Week 3 The Role of Religion in Politics Essay
If you were to walk around your community and ask different people this question: “Should religion play a role in politics?”, you would get many different answers. Here are merely two different opinions:
https://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/07/27/should-religion-play-a-role-in-politics/ (Links to an external site.)
https://www.amnews.com/2017/01/08/government-should-not-favor-one-religion/ (Links to an external site.)
What do you think? Should religion play a role in politics?
If you say yes:
- What role should it play?
- Is a specific religion important or are there general religious tenets that should be used?
If you say no:
- Why not?
- If a religious framework is not used, is there a different framework that should be used instead?
All: Your answer should be at least 250 words and should include a reference to at least one external resource.