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It does not have to mean a State Church. You really ought to familiarise yourself with the relevant history - and it doesn’t get much more relevant than this.
Or maybe the judicial interference actually went the other way, and the real intent is more properly reflected by current legal thinking.
Madison was protesting against a bill which would see Christian ministers - except for Quakers or “Menonists” - supported by tax monies raised by the state government.
And this was considered - by Madison - to be an establishment of religion.
(Since you say you aren’t interested in forcibly converting them it’s hard to see why you’d worry about it. But you are)
And even in debate you like to make false accusations. We’ve all seen how you treat Edge to use one egregious and common example.
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