Mandatory Church Attendance? Oh, Bite Me!

Senator Allen represents Snowflake, Arizona.  Really.

Senator Allen represents Snowflake, Arizona. Really.

Raw Story News: “Arizona state Senator Sylvia Allen (R) derailed a discussion on gun legislation by expressing her support for mandatory church attendance nationwide, KPHO-TV reported.

“Probably we should be debating a bill requiring every American to attend a church of their choice on Sunday to see if we can get back to having a moral rebirth,” Allen said during a Senate subcommittee meeting on Tuesday  When she was younger, she said, “People prayed, people went to church. I remember on Sundays the stores were closed. The biggest thing is religion was kicked out of our public places, out of our schools.”

The Tea Party senator said she did not understand the measure before offering her opinion on the country’s “moral erosion.”  Read more:

Freedom FROM Religion, next post.


One Response to “Mandatory Church Attendance? Oh, Bite Me!”

  1. Fred O'Beren says:

    Hrm … perhaps we should also turn off all the electricity from sundown Friday through sundown Saturday, as well? Also mandate that all jobs have to have everyone stop and pray if their jobs are occurring during the 5 calls to prayer? *sigh* ‘Lo Saturnalia.

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