Bible study rules for public schools proposed

Feb 10, 2010 Read more: The Courier-Journal 135,218

FRANKFORT, Ky. - The state would create rules for teaching about the Bible in public high schools under a bill filed Monday by three Democratic senators.

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“I'm out hunting”

Since: Jan 10

For your mind and soul

#94836 Feb 8, 2013
Keep religion separate from the school system.
hola

AOL

#94837 Feb 8, 2013
'good 'people get fired all the time ,...

why should teachers be immune ?-

there are plenty of bad teachers out there ,..
bad teachers who cant ever be fired ,...
children suffer , the NEA is a criminal organization ,..

“It was only just a song”

Since: Jan 13

Location hidden

#94839 Feb 9, 2013
Many years ago three soldiers, hungry and weary of battle, came upon a small village. The villagers, suffering a meager harvest and the many years of war, quickly hid what little they had to eat and met the three at the village square, wringing their hands and bemoaning the lack of anything to eat.

The soldiers spoke quietly among themselves and the first soldier then turned to the village elders. "Your tired fields have left you nothing to share, so we will share what little we have: the secret of how to make soup from stones."

Naturally the villagers were intrigued and soon a fire was put to the town's greatest kettle as the soldiers dropped in three smooth stones. "Now this will be a fine soup", said the second soldier; "but a pinch of salt and some parsley would make it wonderful!" Up jumped a villager, crying "What luck! I've just remembered where some's been left!" And off she ran, returning with an apronful of parsley and a turnip. As the kettle boiled on, the memory of the village improved: soon barley, carrots, beef and cream had found their way into the great pot, and a cask of wine was rolled into the square as all sat down to feast.

They ate and danced and sang well into the night, refreshed by the feast and their new-found friends. In the morning the three soldiers awoke to find the entire village standing before them. At their feet lay a satchel of the village's best breads and cheese. "You have given us the greatest of gifts: the secret of how to make soup from stones", said an elder, "and we shall never forget." The third soldier turned to the crowd, and said: "There is no secret, but this is certain: it is only by sharing that we may make a feast". And off the soldiers wandered, down the road.

"The miracle is this - the more we share, the more we have." - Leonard Nimoy
Jimmy Two Shoes

Middletown, NJ

#94840 Feb 9, 2013
Liberalism thinking has become a religion in itself. Those with that particular mind set worship at the altar of pro choice, environmentalism, animal rights, gay marriage, etc. They have no problem infusing these beliefs and doctrines into modern education. They need to be more diversity minded and not be against other beliefs. I say the more people know Jesus the Christ, the more we increase our chances of saving this country from the collapse we are racing toward
GWB

Roseville, CA

#94841 Feb 9, 2013
Jimmy Two Shoes wrote:
Liberalism thinking has become a religion in itself. Those with that particular mind set worship at the altar of pro choice, environmentalism, animal rights, gay marriage, etc. They have no problem infusing these beliefs and doctrines into modern education. They need to be more diversity minded and not be against other beliefs. I say the more people know Jesus the Christ, the more we increase our chances of saving this country from the collapse we are racing toward
And you do not sin yourself?

“There is no god”

Since: Jul 12

War, WV

#94842 Feb 9, 2013
Jimmy Two Shoes wrote:
Liberalism thinking has become a religion in itself. Those with that particular mind set worship at the altar of pro choice, environmentalism, animal rights, gay marriage, etc. They have no problem infusing these beliefs and doctrines into modern education. They need to be more diversity minded and not be against other beliefs. I say the more people know Jesus the Christ, the more we increase our chances of saving this country from the collapse we are racing toward
What you do not understand is that your rights end where my rights begin.

“See how you are?”

Since: Jul 12

Earth

#94843 Feb 9, 2013
hola wrote:
'good 'people get fired all the time ,...
why should teachers be immune ?-
there are plenty of bad teachers out there ,..
bad teachers who cant ever be fired ,...
children suffer , the NEA is a criminal organization ,..
Tenure is not immunity, it merely provides a process by which a position is not terminated without due cause. How ironic is it when ignorami think teachers are the bad guys?
Tea, anyone?

“There is no god”

Since: Jul 12

War, WV

#94845 Feb 9, 2013
So the christian cult is the majority? Well that explains the vastness of Internet porn, strip clubs, bars, pedophiles, murderers, rapist, thieves.
Most people who do not believe in "god" will claim to be christian when confronted in public about religious beliefs to avoid persecution. The number of people who go to church at least one day a year makes the christian cult a very small minority.
The true number of "christians" is about one fourth of the claimed number.(even most Satanist will lie and say they are christian to avoid losing their jobs and having protesters outside their homes)

“There is no god”

Since: Jul 12

War, WV

#94846 Feb 9, 2013

“There is no god”

Since: Jul 12

War, WV

#94847 Feb 9, 2013
tp://www.areawidenews.com/stor y/1938673.html

“There is no god”

Since: Jul 12

War, WV

#94848 Feb 9, 2013
GodisanEyeballsa yz

Manchester, KY

#94849 Feb 9, 2013
Satanic Priest wrote:
So the christian cult is the majority? Well that explains the vastness of Internet porn, strip clubs, bars, pedophiles, murderers, rapist, thieves.
Most people who do not believe in "god" will claim to be christian when confronted in public about religious beliefs to avoid persecution. The number of people who go to church at least one day a year makes the christian cult a very small minority.
The true number of "christians" is about one fourth of the claimed number.(even most Satanist will lie and say they are christian to avoid losing their jobs and having protesters outside their homes)
Pluck the logs of imperfections outa your own, aint your place to worry about anyone elses!

“I Luv Carbon Dioxide”

Since: Dec 08

Home, sweet home.

#94850 Feb 9, 2013
Learn science from science books and wisdom from holy books; bible study makes better students.
TruthreallyIS

Manchester, KY

#94851 Feb 9, 2013
Satanic Priest wrote:
So the christian cult is the majority? Well that explains the vastness of Internet porn, strip clubs, bars, pedophiles, murderers, rapist, thieves.
All that sounds like LACK of any "GOOD" faith..and much moreso like that being of some satanic cult anyway.

Shame on the debil!
TruthreallyIS

Manchester, KY

#94852 Feb 9, 2013
Brian_G wrote:
Learn science from science books and wisdom from holy books; bible study makes better students.
Especially the New Testament-for MUCH more pleasant and enlightened reading!

Since: Mar 10

usa

#94853 Feb 9, 2013
TruthreallyIS wrote:
<quoted text>
Especially the New Testament-for MUCH more pleasant and enlightened reading!
There is more knowledge in The Holy Bible than any school book!!!

“There is no god”

Since: Jul 12

War, WV

#94854 Feb 9, 2013
Businessman01 wrote:
<quoted text>There is more knowledge in The Holy Bible than any school book!!!
Then why do christians ignore their bible? How come christians get angry when bible verses are pointed out to them?
Do YOU follow your bible? Than you have long hair, do not eat pork, sell your daughters, kill children, oh? You do not do any of that? Times have changed? Please tell me the bible verse that says the bible changes with the times.(and you do not do those things anymore because we will not allow you too)
Oh, you are not under the old law? Please show me the bible verse that says that because the earth has not passed away
“For truly, I say to you, till heaven and earth pass away, not an iota, not a dot, will pass the law until all is accomplished. Whoever then relaxes one of the least of these commandments and teaches men so, shall be called least in the kingdom of heaven; but he who does them and teaches them shall be called great in the kingdom of heaven.”(Matthew 5:18-19 RSV) Clearly the Old Testament is to be abided by until the end of human existence itself. None other then Jesus said so.
2) All of the vicious Old Testament laws will be binding forever. "It is easier for Heaven and Earth to pass away than for the smallest part of the letter of the law to become invalid." (Luke 16:17 NAB)
3) Jesus strongly approves of the law and the prophets. He hasn’t the slightest objection to the cruelties of the Old Testament. "Do not think that I have come to abolish the law or the prophets. I have come not to abolish but to fulfill. Amen, I say to you, until heaven and earth pass away, not the smallest part or the smallest part of a letter will pass from the law, until all things have taken place." (Matthew 5:17 NAB)
3b) "All scripture is inspired by God and is useful for teaching, for refutation, for correction, and for training in righteousness..." (2 Timothy 3:16 NAB)
3c) "Know this first of all, that there is no prophecy of scripture that is a matter of personal interpretation, for no prophecy ever came through human will; but rather human beings moved by the holy Spirit spoke under the influence of God." (2 Peter 20-21 NAB)
DONT PREACH OR PUSH YOUR BIBLE WHEN YOU DO NOT BELIEVE IN IT YOURSELF!
Hey, are the disciples of jesus still alive? Because they where promised that jesus would return in their generation, guess the bible was wron, oh in case you have not heard the earth is round and illness is caused by germs not unclean spirits, guess the christian cult is wrong about a lot of things
Meat Straw

London, KY

#94855 Feb 9, 2013
Businessman01 wrote:
<quoted text>There is more knowledge in The Holy Bible than any school book!!!
Yep, like unicorns and four legged birds.

“Question, Explore, Discover”

Since: Dec 11

Location hidden

#94856 Feb 9, 2013
Businessman01 wrote:
<quoted text>There is more knowledge in The Holy Bible than any school book!!!
You obviously haven't read a textbook before.

“TELLING IT LIKE IT IS”

Since: Apr 09

FARTSBURG

#94857 Feb 9, 2013
Great wisdom can be obtained from the Holy Bible if one believes and has faith. Glory Be ah. Amen ah.

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