separation of church and state http://wrkf.org en Prayers Before Town Hall Meetings Are Constitutional, High Court Finds http://wrkf.org/post/prayers-town-hall-meetings-are-constitutional-high-court-finds A city council in upstate New York is not violating the Constitution when it opens its meetings with a prayer, the U.S. Supreme Court held Monday <a href="http://www.supremecourt.gov/opinions/13pdf/12-696_4f57.pdf">with a 5-4 vote</a>.<p><a href="http://www.npr.org/2013/11/06/243290108/supreme-court-case-puts-public-prayer-back-in-the-spotlight">As we've reported,</a> the town of Greece, N.Y., used to open its board meetings with a moment of silence. Mon, 05 May 2014 15:54:00 +0000 editor 26140 at http://wrkf.org Prayers Before Town Hall Meetings Are Constitutional, High Court Finds Would You Vote Against the Bible? http://wrkf.org/post/would-you-vote-against-bible <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>When legislators return from their four-day Easter recess this afternoon, the full House will take up a rather controversial bill—naming “the Holy Bible” as the official state book of Louisiana.</p><p> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Sue Lincoln 25455 at http://wrkf.org Would You Vote Against the Bible? Supreme Court Case Puts Public Prayer Back In The Spotlight http://wrkf.org/post/supreme-court-case-puts-public-prayer-back-spotlight The U.S. Supreme Court hears arguments Wednesday in a case questioning the use of prayer at government meetings. Wed, 06 Nov 2013 08:01:00 +0000 Nina Totenberg 18433 at http://wrkf.org Supreme Court Case Puts Public Prayer Back In The Spotlight