[Hpn] (no subject)

wtinker wtinker@fcgnetworks.net
Mon, 5 Feb 2001 19:44:35 -0500

Its like our church the New Covenant Fellowship newcovenantfel@aol.com  in
Franklin, NH we have a food pantry on Wednesdays and were serving meals from
their at times,we are not competing with homeless shelters only feeding the
hungry,my pastors do not require you to pray for your meal or food that is
between you and your higher power no one was refused a meal because they did
not pray that I am aware of!
25 Granite Street
Northfield,N.H. 03276 USA
Advocate,activist for disabled,displaced and parents human rights
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> No.  If the faith based organization is receiving Federal tax dollars,
> requiring prayer as a prerequisite to receiving food is arguably
> unconstitutional (separation of Church and State) regardless as to whether
> those fed dollars were specific to the purchase of the food or a technical
> sleight of hand (accounting trick).
> Richard Troxell/ House the Homeless.
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