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The Foresight of Justice Kennedy

Jack_Reacher Wrote: Mar 16, 2013 9:55 AM
Here is wishing Justice Kennedy a LONG and HEALTHY life! God bless you and your obvious sense of right and wrong.

Since the 1950s the Longview, Wash. City Council has opened its public meetings with prayer, as Congress has done for 239 years. But fear of a lawsuit from groups like the ACLU has caused the mayor to tell the local ministerial association that it is “not acceptable” for ministers who volunteer to give a Christian prayer that refers to Jesus.

To their credit, the ministers refused to give a generic prayer that violates the convictions of their faith.

So, for fear of an ACLU threat, city officials decided to exclude ministers simply because their faith teaches...