PRAYER IN SCHOOL

Prior to the 1960s, school-sponsored prayer was common and most people seemed to be okay with it. There were a couple of cases that showed some objection. One of those cases involved Catholics in Wisconsin. They were upset that Wisconsin Public Schools were reciting scriptures from the King James Version of the Bible. They took their frustrations all the way to the Wisconsin Supreme Court, and in 1890 the courts ruled in favor of Catholics. Continue reading “PRAYER IN SCHOOL”