Since the Pledge of Allegiance
   
   and
   
   The Lord's Prayer
   
   are not allowed in most
   
   public schools anymore
   
   because the word "God" is mentioned....
   
   a kid in Arizona wrote the attached
   
   NEW School prayer.
   
   I liked it....
   
   
   
   Now I sit me down in school
   
   Where praying is against the rule
   
   For this great nation under God
   
   Finds mention of Him very odd.
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   If Scripture now the class recites,
   
   It violates the Bill of Rights.
   
   And anytime my head I bow
   
   Becomes a Federal matter now.
   
   
   
   
   
   Our hair can be purple, orange or green,
   
   That's no offense; it's a freedom scene.
   
   The law is specific, the law is precise.
   
   Prayers spoken aloud are a serious vice.
   
   
   
   
   
   For praying in a public hall
   
   Might offend someone with no faith at all.
   
   In silence alone we must meditate,
   
   God's name is prohibited by the state.
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   We're allowed to cuss and dress like freaks,
   
   And pierce our noses, tongues and cheeks.
   
   They've outlawed guns, but FIRST the Bible.
   
   To quote the Good Book makes me liable.
   
   
   
   
   
   We can elect a pregnant Senior Queen,
   
   And the 'unwed daddy,' our Senior King.
   
   It's "inappropriate" to teach right from wrong,
   
   We're taught that such "judgments" do not belong.
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   We can get our condoms and birth controls,
   
   Study witchcraft, vampires and totem poles.
   
   But the Ten Commandments are not allowed,
   
   No word of God must reach this crowd.
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   It's scary here I must confess,
   
   When chaos reigns the school's a mess.
   
   So, Lord, this silent plea I make:
   
   Should I be shot; My soul please take!
   
   Amen
   
   
   
   If you aren't ashamed to do this,
   
   please pass this on.
   
   
   
   Jesus said,
   
   " If you are ashamed of me,
   
   I will be ashamed of you before my Father."
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   Not ashamed. Passing this on . .