Yes, Israel is what Walzer called, in his book On toleration, a “complicated case.”
Too often this dynamic results in a toleration of demagogues who show callousness to communities of color in the USA.
And the king failed not to represent the toleration of Catholics as a measure entirely of that nature.
Plato has not advanced quite so far as this in the path of toleration.
Kautsky's toleration of reform activities thus has an opposite origin to that of the "reformist" Socialists.
They babbled of toleration, as if any heresy were to be endured, if only it were believed.
I'm all for toleration, and let the parsons fight it out among 'em!
And this, my brethren, may teach us toleration and compassion for the rich.
That was not his idea of breadth of mind or toleration, or of good feeling either.
But that great experiment of toleration lasted less than a century.
1510s, "permission granted by authority, license," from Middle French tolération (15c.), from Latin tolerationem (nominative toleratio) "a bearing, supporting, enduring," noun of action from past participle stem of tolerare "to tolerate, literally "to bear" (see extol). Meaning "forbearance, sufferance" is from 1580s. Religious sense is from Act of Toleration, statute granting freedom of religious worship (with conditions) to dissenting Protestants in England, 1689.