Government and Religion


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Locke on the Relationship Between Government and Religion

Please ensure that your discussion makes excellent use of textual evidence from our excerpt from Locke's Letter Concerning Toleration.

  • What, according to Locke, is the proper relationship between religion and government? What are Locke's strongest reasons for defending
    that relationship?
  • As you assess Locke's argument for religious toleration, what do you think is the strongest  objection to his perspective? How might Locke respond to that objection?
This is just a discussion question and only needs to be at least 150 words. 

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