by Robert Dean
Does the First Amendment protect the government from religion or protect the churches from the government? Listen to this lesson to learn the meaning of freedom of religion and the part Thomas Jefferson and others played in establishing it. Find out if Jefferson is the architect of freedom of religion. Hear a number of his writings and speeches where his views were made known. Learn about court cases that have changed the meaning of the First Amendment. Be thankful for our liberties and the Founding Fathers who secured our freedoms.