90.3 WBHM Birmingham-- A national group representing atheists and agnostics is calling on the Birmingham City Council to stop beginning its weekly meetings with a prayer. The Freedom from Religion Foundation says the prayers are specifically protestant Christian in theme and they step over the church-state line.

The debate has commentator Dan Carsen thinking about one of the arguments made in support of religion and about the Parable of Grog and Zog.


~ Dan Carsen, April 16, 2010.



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