Constitution Classes and Christian Indoctrination

Considering the fact that I just wrote about religion, pluralism, and the pagan roots of American democracy mere days ago, it seems ironic that a scandal would break out over classes for government employees that assert the essential Christian character of this nation. This past Thursday, the Baltimore Sun reported that¬†Carroll County commissioners asked county employees to attend a class run by a conservative Christian preacher on the Maryland State Constitution. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f5qMxQuw3PM"David Whitney, pastor of a¬†Pasadena church and a lecturer for the Institute on the Constitution, bases his teachings on the biblical view of American law and government. He said of t … [Read more...]