posted on 10/12/2005 4:49:39 PM PDT
"The Air Force still allows "brief, nonsectarian prayer" at special ceremonies or in "extraordinary circumstances" such as "mass casualties, preparation for imminent combat and natural disasters," but "usually" not at "staff meetings
and sporting events."
IOW, in case of thermonuclear attack, the ban on prayer
will be temporarily suspended. . .
At the moment, I don't know what to say, except for that this country is going to hell in a handbasket.
posted on 10/12/2005 5:04:19 PM PDT
(This is the Final Crusade. There are only 2 sides. Pick one.)
"Like a moth to a flame," he declared, "Democrats can't help themselves when it comes to denigrating and demonizing Christians." Hostettler later retracted his remarks; Obey's amendment was rejected.
Bet the lesbian priestess from Yale didn't retract hers.
posted on 10/12/2005 5:22:31 PM PDT
"The bill would establish the right of all three service academies-Army, Navy and Air Force-to include voluntary, nondenominational prayers during official activities, such as meals."
posted on 10/12/2005 6:26:16 PM PDT
by Apple Blossom
(Rush's home page girl)
Whatever happened to that part of the First Amendment about "...nor prohibiting the free exercise thereof..."?
Did I miss the repeal of that one?
posted on 10/12/2005 8:02:52 PM PDT
(The Lord uses the good ones; the bad ones use the Lord.)
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