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The State's Authority in Religious Rights

Ivan Padjen   ORCID icon ; Faculty of Political Science, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia

Puni tekst: engleski, pdf (171 KB) str. 137-143 preuzimanja: 407* citiraj
APA 6th Edition
Padjen, I. (2001). The State's Authority in Religious Rights. Politička misao, 38 (5), 137-143. Preuzeto s
MLA 8th Edition
Padjen, Ivan. "The State's Authority in Religious Rights." Politička misao, vol. 38, br. 5, 2001, str. 137-143. Citirano 17.04.2021.
Chicago 17th Edition
Padjen, Ivan. "The State's Authority in Religious Rights." Politička misao 38, br. 5 (2001): 137-143.
Padjen, I. (2001). 'The State's Authority in Religious Rights', Politička misao, 38(5), str. 137-143. Preuzeto s: (Datum pristupa: 17.04.2021.)
Padjen I. The State's Authority in Religious Rights. Politička misao [Internet]. 2001 [pristupljeno 17.04.2021.];38(5):137-143. Dostupno na:
I. Padjen, "The State's Authority in Religious Rights", Politička misao, vol.38, br. 5, str. 137-143, 2001. [Online]. Dostupno na: [Citirano: 17.04.2021.]

Legal analysis of church-state relations in European countries presupposes a concept or at least a notion of the state. The concept is largely avoided in contemporary legal and political theory. Nonetheless, Western and Central European Continental legal systems, including the Croatian Draft Law on the Legal Position of Religious Communities of April 2002, tacitly presuppose the idea that the state is omnipotent in regulation of religious matters. An adequate analysis of a Central European ex-communist social system will probably find within it the following four layers of social interaction: the state, society, civil society and various communities ranging from families to religious communities. The state, far from being omnipotent, has by its nature very limited powers to regulate religious matters. When the state is dealing with religious rights it is not dealing with Truth and Transcendence; rather is it allocating its own terrestrial resources that include money, i.e. public assistance to religious communities, and access of religious communities to channels of public influence such as public schools and public media.

Ključne riječi
state; church; legal system; religious community; religious rights; Croatia; Catholic church; sovereignty; constitution

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