The United States of America was founded on ideas and principles rooted in freedom and liberty. One of the core concepts that birthed this nation was the notion of religious freedom. With so many churches dominating the landscape of America, it's hard to imagine an age when such a freedom had to be fought for.
Explore the complex history that paved the way for freedoms we enjoy today. Some leaders of the faith may be seen as persecutors, but it is important to understand the social and political context and how these events set the foundation for the future. The History of Religious Liberty:
- Teaches why the Enlightenment was not solely responsible for the Bill of Rights
- Examines the historical persecution of the Church
- Reveals how Christians are reacting to global efforts for religious liberty today
These historical accounts of famous and obscure martyrs reveal the historical advancement of religious liberty. As students and teachers study this enriching curriculum they will see that God is the ultimate author of liberty.
The teacher's guide includes:
- Daily schedule
- Quizzes and exams
- Designed for 30 to 40 minute lessons
- For grades 10-12