Portrait of Thomas Jefferson by Matthew Harris Jouett. RNS photo courtesy Wikimedia Commons / Public Domain (http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Thomas_Jefferson_by_Matthew_Harris_Jouett.jpg). *Note: This image is not available to download.
(RNS) Wednesday is Religious Freedom Day. Why celebrate? Because our government does not tell us how to pray, or to whom or for whom. Because our government does not use our tax dollars to propagate religion. By John Ragosta.