FIRST AMENDMENT: Religious Freedom
In the context of our Bill of Rights, apparently, I lack the cognitive wherewithal to comprehend what “Separation of Church and State” entails. Though twice admitted [USC and Pace], I never went to either law school to become a lawyer. Therefore, will an erudite attorney [or a fifth grader] please explain whether or not this NY ruling violates the First Amendment via impeding the free exercise of religion? Any nation that vacates GOD’s commandments, by default, becomes more ungodly and more evil. Thus, in a nation wherein Christians are compelled to disobey GOD’s commandments, perhaps, this is just the beginning of persecution of the Church by the anti-Christs. Nevertheless, IF we are steadfast, unmovable, and always abounding in the Word, the Will, and the Work of the Lord, then a crown of Everlasting Life awaits the faithful few. Get right, America, or get ready to roast in Hell’s lake of fire. There will be weeping and gnashing of teeth; but it will be too late!
“There is therefore now no condemnation to them which are in Christ Jesus, who walk not after the flesh, but after the Spirit. For the law of the Spirit of life in Christ Jesus hath made me free from the law of sin and death. For what the law could not do, in that it was weak through the flesh, God sending His own Son in the likeness of sinful flesh, and for sin, condemned sin in the flesh: That the righteousness of the law might be fulfilled in us, who walk not after the flesh, but after the Spirit. For they that are after the flesh do mind the things of the flesh; but they that are after the Spirit the things of the Spirit. For to be carnally minded is death; but to be spiritually minded is life and peace. Because the carnal mind is enmity against God: for it is not subject to the law of God, neither indeed can be. So then they that are in the flesh cannot please God. But ye are not in the flesh, but in the Spirit, if so be that the Spirit of God dwell in you. Now if any man have not the Spirit of Christ, he is none of his. And if Christ be in you, the body is dead because of sin; but the Spirit is life because of righteousness. But if the Spirit of Him that raised up Jesus from the dead dwell in you, He that raised up Christ from the dead shall also quicken your mortal bodies by His Spirit that dwelleth in you. Therefore, brethren, we are debtors, not to the flesh, to live after the flesh. For if ye live after the flesh, ye shall die: but if ye through the Spirit do mortify the deeds of the body, ye shall live. For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, they are the sons of God. For ye have not received the spirit of bondage again to fear; but ye have received the Spirit of adoption, whereby we cry, Abba, Father. The Spirit itself beareth witness with our spirit, that we are the children of God: And if children, then heirs; heirs of God, and joint-heirs with Christ; if so be that we suffer with Him, that we may be also glorified together. For I reckon that the sufferings of this present time are not worthy to be compared with the glory which shall be revealed in us.”
[Romans 8:1 – 18]