The First Amendment is weakened when enforcement is ignored. The same goes with enforcement of IRS 501(c)(3) regulations of which religious groups fall under. The failure to keep state and church separate is one of the early encroachments of fascism. The Religious Right, and especially the Catholic Church, is wasting no time in taking advantage of this period to further their War on Secularism and the First Amendment. We must insist that the IRS address these blatant violations. It may be time to finally remove the church’s tax exempt status. Note the comment from Rob Boston from Americans United in this article.
Why the IRS Has Stopped Auditing Churches—Even One that Calls President Obama a Muslim