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rurallib Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-06-10 08:27 AM
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1. kudos to Judge Crabb for her courage
I was having a discussion on prayer in school with my 13 year old mentee yesterday.
His family is strong Catholic. He couldn't understand why there wasn't prayer in school.
I told him, pray all you want by yourself, but once the school or teacher leads it then it violates my rights and the constitution.
Long discussion followed.
When I said 'How would you feel if you were Jewish and everyday you had to say a prayer recognized Jesus as God?' he got it.

don't know if this story is appropriate, but it was so interesting to see him think and reason this out.
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  -Judge Crabbs Hate Mail on National Day of Prayer babylonsister  May-06-10 08:05 AM   #0 
  - kudos to Judge Crabb for her courage  rurallib   May-06-10 08:27 AM   #1 
  - I applaud you for having a grown-up conversation with a 13-year  babylonsister   May-06-10 09:06 AM   #3 
  - We had a problem like that at my office  Junkie Brewster   May-06-10 08:49 AM   #2 
  - Rev got caught stealing? How christian of him!  babylonsister   May-06-10 09:06 AM   #4 
  - Yeah, I wouldn't have.  mrbarber   May-06-10 09:57 AM   #5 
  - kicking!  undeterred   May-08-10 11:33 AM   #6 
  - Oh the hypocrisy, it burns! nt  Dappleganger   May-08-10 11:34 AM   #7 

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