A few weeks ago the topic of praying in public came up because an openly Christian prayer was given at a government sponsored event. One person commented that he was glad to hear that because "everyone talks about wanting tolerance but they're not tolerant of Christians." Considering the fact that there is practically a church on every corner in most communities, this comment didn't ring true. And now that a court has declared Virginia's Defense of Marriage Act to be unconstitutional, I've been hearing similar rumblings about the threat to people of faith.
So how do we know when a group is experiencing intolerance or persecution? Rev. Emily Heath designed a quick quiz (found on Huffington Post) to help clarify: