Constitution never explicitly mentions God or the divine, but the same cannot be said of the nation’s state constitutions.
In fact, God or the divine is mentioned at least once in each of the 50 state constitutions and nearly 200 times overall, according to a Pew Research Center analysis.
Is religion mentioned in the Constitution?
The first amendment to the US Constitution states “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof.” The two parts, known as the “establishment clause” and the “free exercise clause” respectively, form the textual basis for the Supreme Court’s interpretations
Is one nation under God in the Constitution?
“I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.”
Is God mentioned in the Australian Constitution?
The Australian Constitution contains two provisions concerning religion: a reference to “Almighty God” in the preamble and a provision denying the Federal Parliament power to legislate in respect of religion.
Does the Constitution mention privacy?
The right to privacy is not mentioned in the Constitution, but the Supreme Court has said that several of the amendments create this right.