In the supreme court, the religious wars continue. This term the Court is asked to decide whether the city council of Greece, New York, may open its meetings with prayers from local clerics. The clerics, as is their wont, have been praying according to their religious faiths, which in most cases is Christian.I’m not saying that’s how I’d pray. I’m a lawyer, and we do things differently. We cut deals. We see people of different faiths at a meeting, and we’d say “Timothy, you’re a Catholic; and Bernie, you’re Jewish; and Borat, you worship the Hawk. But we’re all against sin, right?” We go for the lowest common denominator, you see. But priests and ministers, they do things differently, God love ’em.
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