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Professor Makes Students “Stomp on Jesus”

Stacey23 Wrote: Mar 22, 2013 10:20 AM
Marc_H: You are right. The 2 greatest commandments are really all we need. Everything else will follow. Like all sin follows lack of faith, and failure to follow the 2 greatest commandments.

A Florida Atlantic University student said he was suspended from class after he refused a professor’s directive to stomp on a piece of paper with the word “Jesus” written on it.

“I’m not going to be sitting in a class having my religious rights desecrated,” student Ryan Rotela told television station WPEC. “I truly see this as I’m being punished.”

Rotela, who is a devout Mormon, said the instructor in his Intercultural Communications class told the students to write the name “Jesus” on a sheet of paper. Then, they were told to put the paper on the floor.

“He had...