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Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Not to be Denied; Students Pray Despite Prohibition...

No words needed...
The 2016 graduation class of East Liverpool High School in Ohio was not going to take a decision to prohibit a seventy year-old tradition of singing the Lord's Prayer lightly.

While parents, faculty and friends lamented the school board's decision to cave in to a threat of lawsuit by the Wisconsin-based, The Freedom Foundation for Separation of Church and State, because administrators say they couldn't afford getting into a legal battle in court, the students took matters into their own hands.

When the class valedictorian went up to speak, the graduates stood up in their cap and gowns and recited the Lord's Prayer, as the entire gymnasium rose in their seats as well.

The reaction by the crowd for their act of courage was something, I'm sure, they won't soon forget. Check it out...




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