FREEDOM OF RELIGION, ALWAYS A HOT ISSUE

  • Ioan-Gheorghe Rotaru Pastor, Seventh-day Adventist Church, Nord Transylvania Conference, Cluj-Napoca, Romania; Associate Professor, 'Timotheus' Brethren Theological Institute of Bucharest, Romania, Episcopul Radu Street, No. 53-55, sect. 2, RO-020752.
Keywords: freedom of religion, concept, religious option, belief, tolerance, intolerance

Abstract

Freedom of religion, a fundamental human right, has always been a hot topic, given the spectrum of the issue. The concept of freedom of religion implies freedom of religion and conscience, freedom to profess and manifest one’s religion in public or private, freedom to communicate with people sharing the same religious beliefs, with people from the same country as well as with those from abroad, freedom to promote religious ideas through convenient means, freedom to associate and to form an autonomous organization.

Published
2018-04-20