Talking God in the Public Square

http://www.theosthinktank.co.uk/files/files/Reports/TalkingGod1.pdf

The precise concern of the essay is in a particular aspect of political discourse. The wider

question to which it contributes is, “What kind of religiously-inspired political speech, if

any, is legitimate in a modern liberal democracy?” The narrower question it addresses

head-on is, “Can it ever be legitimate to offer explicitly religious reasons in presenting public

justifications for laws or public policies?”