“This is more than the national motto; it was meant to be the real source of authority for our government. If rights come from God they cannot be taken away, but if they come from government, a simple majority vote can void those rights,” he continued. “Fifty years ago prayer and Bible reading represented the authority of God over the school, the teachers and the students. Bowing of heads in the morning for prayer was much more about surrendering to the authority of God than about learning ‘morals.’
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Mike Huckabee, former presidential candidate and Arkansas governor turned radio talk show host, on Friday will talk to William Murray about his new book, “My Life Without God.”
Murray, the son of the woman once known as America’s most famous atheist, Madalyn Murray O’Hair, recounts his journey from despair to everlasting love through the grace of God in his new book.
It was in 1963 when O’Hair won a landmark lawsuit filed on behalf of her son that effectively banned prayer in public schools.