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OpEd: Is the public school a religion-free zone?

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There is a mythology that in the public schools religion cannot be mentioned, the Bible can’t be taught, and religious expression is prohibited. As we gear up for a new school year, here are the commonly accepted guidelines for teaching the Bible (and religion) in the public school.

Updated: Supreme Court denies petition to overturn NYC school ban on worship services

Thumbnail : Updated: Supreme Court denies petition to overturn NYC school ban on worship services

Passover, Good Friday and Easter services can be held. New rules being written.

Church responds to NYC’s ban on worship services in public schools

Thumbnail : Church responds to NYC’s ban on worship services in public schools

Lawyers for Bronx Household of Faith say city’s Supreme Court filing against worship services in public schools during the off hours doesn’t address constitutional issues.

De Blasio asks U.S. Supreme Court to slam the door on troublesome worship services in public schools

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Also opposes Muslim lawsuit against NYPD spying. Announces $8 million grants to faith-based and other community groups for Middle School afterschool programs.  

Is the right to worship in NYC public schools headed to the Supreme Court?

Thumbnail : Is the right to worship in NYC public schools headed to the Supreme Court?

Yesterday morning, the lawyers for the Bronx Household of Faith petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court to overrule a federal appeals court decision.

NYC schools spokesman says that churches can continue meeting

Thumbnail : NYC schools spokesman says that churches can continue meeting

Lawyer for Bronx Household of Faith says the time is right for a hearing before entire U.S. Court of Appeals.

Faith leaders keep up pressure for decision from De Blasio on school space for religious groups

Thumbnail : Faith leaders keep up pressure for decision from De Blasio on school space for religious groups

Department of Education says its up to the city’s lawyers. Video of Mayor De Blasio’s support for faith groups.

Updated: Federal Court of Appeals says, let NYC public schools decide on whether religious groups can meet in public schools in off-hours

Thumbnail : Updated: Federal Court of Appeals says, let NYC public schools decide on whether religious groups can meet in public schools in off-hours

Ball is in Mayor de Blasio’s court. Update: the Mayor responds.

A Lion in The Bronx Rises

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Fernando Cabrera on the path from pastor to city leader

Video report on NYC Council debate on “Right to Worship” resolution

Thumbnail : Video report on NYC Council debate on “Right to Worship” resolution

On May 22 NYC Council members set forth the arguments for and against Resolution 1155a. The “Right to Worship” Resolution passed by a vote of 38 to 11.

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