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Concluding Reflections - Toward a Christian Defense of Human Rights and Religious Freedom Today

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  28 October 2021

John Witte, Jr.
Affiliation:
Emory University, Atlanta
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In response to several contemporary scholars who criticize human rights paradigms as inadequate or incompatible with Christian faith and practice, these reflections argue that rights should remain a part of Christian moral, legal, and political discourse, and that Christians should remain a part of pluralistic public debates about the appropriate scope and substance of human rights and religious freedom protections.

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The Blessings of Liberty
Human Rights and Religious Freedom in the Western Legal Tradition
, pp. 290 - 303
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Print publication year: 2021

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