Pa. School Board Fights to Keep Praying

Ad Feedback

A Franklin County, Pa., school board in is fighting for its right to pray at the beginning of meetings.

Two atheist groups, Pennsylvania Non-Believers and American Atheists Inc., are challenging the practice.

Carl Silverman, a member of P.A. Non-Believers, said the prayer is, "a clear constitutional violation."

Meanwhile, Superintendent Greg Hoover noted that for the 25 years he been attending meetings they've always started with the Lord's Prayer.

"No one's ever said a word," he said.

Log in or create an account to post a comment.  

CBN IS HERE FOR YOU!

Are you seeking answers in life? Are you hurting? Are you facing a difficult situation?

Find peace with God, discover more about God or send us your prayer request.

Call The 700 Club Prayer Center at 1 (800) 823-6053, 24 hours a day.

A caring friend will be there to pray with you in your time of need.

CBNNews.com

CBNNews.com

CBN News is a national/international, nonprofit news organization that provides programming by cable, satellite, and the Internet, 24-hours a day. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Google+.