In die Skriflig
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VAN WYK, J.H. (Amie). Calvinism, atheism and freedom of religion: A South African perspective. In Skriflig (Online) [online]. 2014, vol.48, n.2, pp.01-12. ISSN 2305-0853.
In this article the author investigates the approaches of Calvinism and atheism regarding the freedom of religion. The different views on God, man and science according to these worldviews function as a background for the explanation of freedom of religion. Special attention is been paid to the South African Constitution of 1996 and the stipulations of this constitution regarding freedom of religion for churches and schools. The article ends with a few concluding remarks and suggestions for further investigation.