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WEDNESDAY, JAN 30, 2013  |  6 comments
Christian School Sparks Unprecedented Religious Liberty Battle After Firing Teachers for Refusing to Prove Their Faith

A Christian school in Thousand Oaks, Calif., is locked in a heated legal battle with former teachers who are claiming that they were unfairly dismissed for failing to provide proof of their faith. The trouble began last summer when Lynda Serrano and Mary Ellen Guevara were asked to submit documentation affirming their Christian views — something they refused to do.

The two were subsequently fired, with Little Oaks School officials claiming that their decision was protected under employment provisions reserved for religious entities. The former preschool teachers then threatened the school with legal action and the Ventura County Star reports that the Christian institution responded by filing a lawsuit of its own. What has resulted is a complicated and unique legal conundrum.

To begin: Little Oaks is a for-profit entity that is owned by Calvary Chapel of Thousand Oaks, a local church. With school ...


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Christopher000 | Rhode Island  Find all comments by Christopher000
I can't understand why any born again believer would resist this request/requirement. Their refusal leads me to believe that they are wolves in sheeps clothing planted within to cause confusion in some way, shape, or form.
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It's a Christian school,right? The people who work there should be Christian.
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Asa | Arizona  Find all comments by Asa
Seems Calvary needs to read the book a little closer. Titus 2:3-5 1 Tim 2:9-15, as it is written!!
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Kyle | Tucson  Find all comments by Kyle
At least the Christian school is honest and doesn't pretend to be religiously neutral when it enforces one faith. Public schools are bastions of atheism but pretend not to be.
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CJW | Philippines  Find all comments by CJW
Telling people how God saved a sinner like me is one of the most joyous things I am blessed to do since the Lord saved my soul. If one wouldn't want to share their faith with others, even in a written testimony, it's likely that they don't have any faith worth discussing.
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PS | USA  Find all comments by PS
There is an invasion of untrue " so called" believers flooding into churches and I think their main objective is to subvert the faith. Why wouldn't you want to give a written testimonie of you faith?
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