The Forsyth Saga

Conn, Joseph L.
April 2010
Church & State;Apr2010, Vol. 63 Issue 4, p9
The article reports on the conflict over a sectarian prayer uttered in a government meeting in Forsyth County, North Carolina. It states that the conflict is among religious right groups and their politicians who support the agenda against civil liberties groups supporting the separation of the church and state. It notes that the conflict is dating back to 2007 when the North Carolina affiliate of the American Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit that challenges sectarian invocations.


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