Achieving community justice through faith-based initiatives.

  title={Achieving community justice through faith-based initiatives.},
  author={Mark A Small},
  journal={Behavioral sciences & the law},
  volume={20 4},
Prior to 1996, most churches and other faith-based organizations were ineligible to receive federal funding for community services. In a little noticed provision of the Welfare Reform Act of 1996 known as 'charitable choice,' the federal government allowed religious groups to receive money for social programs without requiring them to censor their religious… CONTINUE READING