Politics GUEST COMMENTARY: Something to celebrate on Religious Freedom Day By John Ragosta | January 15, 2013 ShareTweet EmailPrint More More on Politics Subscribe to Politics 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. Active RNS subscribers and members can view this content by logging-in here.(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.