Please tell me that the Maryland Constitution does not bar atheists from public office.

Mischa’s gchat away message brought this to my attention.

Under Article 37:

That no religious test ought ever to be required as a qualification for any office of profit or trust in this State, other than a declaration of belief in the existence of God; nor shall the Legislature prescribe any other oath of office than the oath prescribed by this Constitution.

Uh…

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