Establishment of Religion

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So, Amanda was right in class. I was about 100 years off when it came to France’s disestablishment from the Catholic Church. A 1905 law instituted the separation of Church and State and prohibited the government from “recognizing, salarying or subsidizing any religion.” Other governments and churches in Europe have maintained varying levels of connections to the current day.