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Pastor, Church & Law

written by Richard R. Hammar, J.D., LL.M., CPA

Instructional Aids

Volume 4 . Chapter 11

Key Terms

benevolent neutrality


establishment clause

free exercise clause

incorporation doctrine

judicial review

Marbury v. Madison


Learning Objectives

  • Understand the original purpose of the First Amendment's "nonestablishment of religion" clause.
  • Explain the three factors that have led to the enormous expansion and revision of the original intent of the First Amendment's "nonestablishment of religion" clause.
  • Understand the significance of the Supreme Court's decision in Marbury v. Madison.
  • Understand what is meant by the incorporation doctrine.

Short-Answer Questions

1. The manager of a large apartment complex prohibits non-residents from entering the premises for evangelistic purposes. The minister of a neighboring ...

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