03/20/13 - 10:27am
Digging through a box of yellowed papers in search of some long-lost photos, I came instead upon the following essay from 30 years ago, which strikes me as remaining pertinent.
Addressing the controversy about permitting organized prayer in public schools, Mark Davidson, science writer for the University of Southern California News Service, made the following proposal:
“Let us encourage our public schools to set aside some time for organized awe. Let us begin teaching our children that all existence is miraculous and that all life is sacred.”