Update: Prayers before Forsyth Commissioner Meetings 'Constitutional', can resume…

Another victory for Religious Freedom: 

A federal judge this morning ruled that Forsyth County commissioners can return to their former policy of allowing sectarian prayer before meetings.

Forsyth County had asked the court in June to dissolve the 2010 injunction that barred it from practicing its policy of allowing clergy to deliver sectarian prayers before meetings.  The county made the request after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in a 5-4 decision that the town of Greece, N.Y., did not violate the U.S. Constitution by allowing ministers to deliver Christian prayers at meetings, because the town had an inclusive policy.

**Gloria Whisenhunt, vice chairwoman of the Forsyth County Board of Commissioners, was happy after the ruling saying that “It was a long battle but it was worth it.”   .

Thanks for the work of the ADF (Alliance Defending Freedom) and local attorneys fighting to keep Religious Freedom alive in the US…

Posted: Thursday, November 20, 2014 11:20 am    Michael Hewlett/Winston-Salem Journal

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I enjoy many things: Music. Family movie nights. My American flag flapping in the wind. Sunsets at the beach. Snow days. The Sweet Tea Party. Salvation through Grace… VERSE: “Let everything that has breath praise the LORD” Psalm 150 QUOTE: “A person who loves his job, will never work a day in his life.” MON-SAT 6A-10A (& Sunday@5 host) verne@wbfj.fm