Persuasive Essay On Prayer In Schools

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A recent study said more than two thirds of americans agree with the notion that “liberals have gone too far in trying to keep religion out of the schools and the government” (Rosentiel). Religion is a belief in and worship of a superhuman controlling power. Having religion in schools is a big controversy because religious people want prayer in school and non religious people do not want prayer in schools. Religion is a big topic to talk about but especially in schools. The controversial idea of praying in schools is detrimental to the school environment because it could cause arguments, it would have to be inclusive to all religions, and it would not consider the interests of non-religious students.

Praying in schools is controversial because it causes a conflict between religious and non religious students.Prayer in schools can interfere with the environment for people who have a different religion than others. It can bother people who do not have a religion and it causes fights and controversy. If a person did have prayer in schools it would have to involve every religion. Prayer is part
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A non religious student may not like that your praying right in front of him or her because they might think your more superior than them. People should be judged by their actions, not by what religion they believe in or how publicly or loudly the way pray “The Case Against School Prayer” Freedom From Religion Foundation, Prayer in schools could start arguments because people with a different religion may disagree with the way a person prays because they think that that persons religion might be more superior than the others. However, if there were prayer in schools it should be demonstrated respect to all
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