May 21, 2013
Public Schools Mulling Bible Literacy Class
Posted on Jan 26, 2006
AP: High schools across the nation are considering an elective course in Bible literacy. That’s pitting advocates of church-state separation against proponents of the class who say their mission is purely scholarly.
Lawmakers in Alabama and Georgia in the past few weeks have introduced legislation clearing the way for their high schools to offer the course, which is based on the textbook The Bible and Its Influence.
The high school course on the Bible’s influence on society would be an elective. story
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