Church and state

Jun 142012

Fears of ‘Creeping Sharia’ – Matthew Schmitz – National Review Online.

A contract based on sharia, just like a contract based on anything else, is enforceable only when it complies with the Constitution and applicable laws and regulations.


American Christians must stand for the religious liberty of Muslims if they are to argue persuasively for their own.

So if Catholics and their allies want to argue for room in which to operate hospitals under their own teachings about contraception, they would do well not to join the campaign to ban sharia law.