It's an explanation/slogan TJ used to explain the need for the establishment clause of the 1st Amendment.just a question... how is the 'separation of church and state' even an issue? is it in the constitution??? I thought that it was only said in a speech by Thomas Jefferson... so y does it have any relevance what so ever?
The concept or principle of 'separation of church and state' came later through various court (particular Supreme Court) cases, and represents an interpretation.U.S. Constitution said:Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof;