Florida Christian Schools Barred from Praying Over PA System Before Football Game


ORLANDO, Fla. — Two Christian schools that faced off on Friday at the Citrus Bowl Stadium in Florida were barred from praying over the public address system because the event was held at a facility paid for by public tax money.

Officials with Cambridge Christian School of Tampa and University Christian School of Jacksonville had sent letters to the Florida High School Athletics Association (FHSAA) requesting permission to pray over the loudspeaker, but were denied.

“We’ve played 13 football games this year,” Tim Euler, principal of Cambridge Christian School, told Bay News9 . “We’ve prayed before every one of them.” Read more at the link above..


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