alana wrote:Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.
By allowing an employer to refuse to provide insurance for birth control based upon religious beliefs there is not separation of church and state, it is favoring a particular religion.
BTW, I happen to be catholic. I just do not believe that the church has that right.
No by forcing them to provide it there is not separation between the church and the state. There is no requirement that there be a separation between two private parties.