One Way, One Truth

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Abstract One Way, One Truth is four simple words but very powerful. There is only one way, one truth, and that is through Jesus Christ. However, there are students who do not know and never heard of the Bible before. That is exactly why having Bibles in public school are so important. One Way, One Truth states many statistics on teenagers lives compared to when there was Bibles in public schools and then also when the Bibles were taking out from the schools in 1963. There will be a safer environment when Christianity is allowed in schools and change will take place. Having the Bible and prayer in school would make the education system better while at the same time, preparing students for their lives. “All scripture is God-breathed and is useful for teaching, rebuking, correcting and training in righteousness, so that the man of God may be thoroughly equipped for every good work” 2 Timothy 3:16-17. Position Paper – One Way, One Truth “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances” (First, 2010). The first amendment in the Constitution is straight forward. The most important phrase of the Constitution is the first sentence, “Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion.” By banning prayer in public schools, the U.S. Supreme Court has totally misjudged the principle of “freedom of religion,” that was guaranteed by the U.S. Constitution. Students who attend public schools should be allowed to pray and have the Bible in school. To choose Jesus Christ or not should be a choice that the student needs to make for themselves, that is why Christianity needs to be an option. Since the First
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