Sign in or signup

6,050 active users!!Bandwidth
WEDNESDAY
DEC 7, 2016
Home
NewsSITE
Events & Blogs
New Audio & Video
BroadcastersNew Stuff!
Local Church Finder
Live Webcasts
Sermons by Bible
Sermons by Topic
Sermons by Speaker
Sermons by Date
Staff Picks
CommentsALL -17 min
Top Sermons
VideosPDFs
Daily Log
PhotosNew Stuff!
Stores
Online Bible
Hymnal
Daily Reading
About | $1 Signup!
Submit Sermon
Members Only

Breaking News Home | All | Religion | Society | Tech | Choice | FF | SA News
FRONT PAGE  |  12/7/2016
Choice News SATURDAY, JUN 6, 2009  |  8 comments  |  1 commentary
400 Students Defy ACLU and Stand to Recite Lord's Prayer at Graduation
Nearly 400 graduating seniors at Pace High School stood up in protest against the ACLU and recited the Lord’s Prayer during their graduation ceremony last Saturday. Many of the students also painted crosses on their graduation caps to make a statement of faith.

Leading up to the graduation ceremony, the ACLU demanded that Pace High School censor students from offering prayers or saying anything religious. In the end, members of the student body were not permitted to speak at the graduation.


CLICK HERE to Read Entire Article
www.lifesitenews.com

|  FOCUS  |  Audio commentaries on this news item | more..
No Bibles in Kindergarten • 330+
Kevin Swanson | Generations Radio
Play! | RSS

   03/14/15  |  Another One Bites the Dust • 2 comments
   03/11/15  |  God Doesn't Want Matt Chandler to be Your Pastor • 21 comments
   01/08/14  |  Christian Post: Warning, this article may offend many Christians • 93 comments
   01/01/14  |  Michelle Obama praises lesbian TV anchor • 17 comments
   12/29/13  |  U.S. Slams 'Conservative Gender Norms' • 377 comments
MORE RELATED ( ) NEWS | MORE..
   12/07/16  |  YouTube bans Prager U video of Muslim denouncing anti-semitism... • 2 comments
   12/06/16  |  Ken Ham Responds to Muslim Reporter Who Asks if He's Going to... • 50 comments
   12/05/16  |  Can Donald Trump and Betsy DeVos Really End Common Core? • 8 comments
   12/05/16  |  Ohio Bill Protecting Pastors Clears House Committee • 4 comments
   12/05/16  |  ISIS Threatens President-elect Trump with Assassination • 3 comments
OTHER CHOICE NEWS | MORE..
   12/02/16  |  Feedback Friday for 12-02-16
   11/27/16  |  SermonAudio Tip: Truly Unlimited Sermon Uploads for Broadcasters • 2 comments
   11/25/16  |  Feedback Friday for 11-25-16 • 2 comments
   11/23/16  |  Mungu Kwanza: A New Documentary Film Project • 1 comments
   11/18/16  |  Feedback Friday for 11-18-16 • 2 comments
MORE SPECIAL | MORE..
   12/07/16  |  Dec. 7 Marks 75th Anniversary of Attack on Pearl Harbor • 2 comments
   12/07/16  |  Pastors and Friends of Tullian Tchividjian Say He is Permanently... • 7 comments
   12/07/16  |  CDC Report: New York City Abortion Rate Is 60 Percent of Birth... • 1 comments
   12/07/16  |  YouTube bans Prager U video of Muslim denouncing anti-semitism... • 2 comments
   12/07/16  |  Protestants, Pastors Also Targeted by Turkey Post-Coup Crackdown • 1 comments
OTHER RECENT NEWS | MORE..
COMMENTS | show all | add new  
    Sorting Order:  
· Page 1 ·  Found: 8 user comment(s)
News Item6/15/09 2:49 PM
Pastor Tom | Georgia  Contact via emailFind all comments by Pastor Tom
Way to go Pace High School students!! That's what we need if we are going to turn this mess around.

To my ACLU Friends!!

You are the salt of the earth and the Light of the world.

8

News Item6/15/09 9:02 AM
Jack | New York City  Find all comments by Jack
Jim Lincoln wrote:
This is probably not the way, to handle the ACLU. The Lord's Prayer is a great Jewish prayer, which now by the way only has meaning for Christians who don't make a Mantra of it.
One might also add,

Bro. Jim Lincoln,
I usually like your comments, but here you seem to be nit-picking. It wasn't a worship service; rather it was a protest expressing their right to public expression of their faith.

Righteousness in Worship
It would have been better to have aaid,
Matthew 22
37 And he said unto him, Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind.
38 This is the great and first commandment.
39 And a second like [unto it] is this, Thou shalt love thy neighbor as thyself.
40 On these two commandments the whole law hangeth, and the prophets.
then to fake a prayer.

7

News Item6/15/09 12:24 AM
Chito | Phil  Find all comments by Chito
This reminds me of Daniel.
6

News Item6/7/09 11:13 PM
Walt  Find all comments by Walt
I think the change will come at the student level like at so many other times in history!
5

News Item6/7/09 2:43 PM
Jim Lincoln | Nebraska  Find all comments by Jim Lincoln
This is probably not the way, to handle the ACLU. The Lord's Prayer is a great Jewish prayer, which now by the way only has meaning for Christians who don't make a Mantra of it.
One might also add,
Gil Rugh wrote:
The fact that a person prays is not evidence that he is a godly person. The Jewish leaders were great irpray-ers,ls but their prayers were not acceptable to God. Notice the motivation for their praying: i:So that they may be seen by menlr (v. 5). It is not wrong to pray on the street corner; it is not wrong to pray in a public meeting. But it is wrong to pray anywhere if your goal is to be seen by men.
Righteousness in Worship

It would have been better to have aaid,

Matthew 22
37 And he said unto him, Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind.
38 This is the great and first commandment.
39 And a second like [unto it] is this, Thou shalt love thy neighbor as thyself.
40 On these two commandments the whole law hangeth, and the prophets.

then to fake a prayer.

4

News Item6/6/09 6:09 PM
Frank Dombrosky | Texas  Find all comments by Frank Dombrosky
That's the way to handle the ACLU and all the rest of those who hate the Bible and our spiritual heritage - DO IT ANYWAY AND DO IT OFTEN!! Take a stand. If they don't like it let them crawl in a hole and cover themselves up. My salute to these students!
3

News Item6/6/09 3:20 PM
John Yurich USA | USA  Find all comments by John Yurich USA
It is about time that public school students started standing up against the ACLU.
2

News Item6/6/09 1:14 PM
San Jose John | San Jose, CA  Find all comments by San Jose John
Kudos to these students for sending a message to the ACLU and all other self-appointed arbiters of freedom that try so hard to control the public expression of so many people in this "free" country of ours.

Still, I would think that at least some in the ACLU would celebrate such a spontaneous student expression--as long as they could make doggone sure that it was not in any way sponsored by or influenced by any authority at that school.

ACLU: "School officials have a responsibility to protect the silently held religious views of others."

Sounds like they're claiming all religious tension is bad--even though many of the most prominent faiths today achieved their greatest growth spurts in the midst of intense persecution. Go figure.

1
There are a total of 8 user comments displayed | add new comment |Subscribe to these comments
Last PostTotal
'Gays' target Kim Davis again after 'victory for religious...
ladybug: "sc is right, kd is pentecostal. this was all discussed when she first got..."
-15 min 44 
YouTube bans Prager U video of Muslim denouncing anti-semitism...
stever from mt zion: " jim lincoln it's good that the blaze put up the video..."
-28 min 
Christian artists face jail time for refusing to make same-sex...
narroway: "'the eu was neither born of democracy, nor is it proceeding in..."
-33 min 57 


John Kuvakas
Joshua, An Intro

The Promise and the Land
Sunday Service
Warrenton Bible Fellowship
Play! | MP3 | RSS


Dr. Peter Masters
Our Resistance to God

Sunday Evangelistic Message
Metropolitan Tabernacle
Video!Play! | MP4

Rob Ham
The Benefit of Knowing Christ

KHPC Daily Devotional Podcast
Keystone Heights...
Play! | MP3

Ron Lewis
Stand Firm!

Spiritual Warfare
Faith Bible Church
Play! | MP3

Sermon: Mistakes Of Modern Evangelism
E. A. Johnston

SPONSOR | 9,900+

SPONSOR




                   
Gratitude to God makes even a temporal blessing a taste of Heaven. ... William Romaine

Gospel of John
Cities | Local | Personal


MOBILE
iPhone + iPad
Church App
Android
Church App
Kindle + Nook
Chromecast TV
Apple TV
ROKU TV
Amazon Fire TV
Apple Watch
Android Wear
Kindle Reader


HELP
Knowledgebase
Broadcasters
Listeners
Q&A
Uploading Sermons
Uploading Videos
Webcasting
Tips & Tricks
YouTube Screencasts

FOLLOW
Weekly Newsletter
Staff Picks Feed
Site Notices New!
RSS | Twitter | Facebook
SERVICES | ALL
Local Church Finder | Info
MP3 Play & Download
Mobile Apps
Podcasting
Video Support
Live Webcasting
Transcription
PowerClips
Business Cards
SOLO | MINI | Domain
Favorites | QR Codes
Online Donations
24x7 Radio Stream

INTEGRATION
Sermon Browser
HTML Codes
WordPress
Twitter
Facebook
Logos | e-Sword | BW
JSON API

BATCH
Transfer Agent
Protected Podcasts
Upload via Email
Auto-Upload Sermons
Auto-Blog Import
Picasa | FTP | Dropbox
ABOUT US
The largest and most trusted library of audio sermons from conservative churches and ministries worldwide.

Our Services | Articles of Faith
Broadcast With Us
Advertising | Local Ads
CONTACT
info@sermonaudio.com
Support Us | Feedback Fridays New!