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High school students defy atheists, recite Lord’s Prayer at graduation

Todd Starnes, It was the best kept secret in East Liverpool, Ohio. Just moments before the graduation ceremony at East Liverpool High School on Sunday, the senior class gathered in a nearby auditorium. Together, they decided to do something that would make national headlines. The week before students learned they would no longer be allowed

Banned: School drops musical version of ‘Lord’s Prayer’ from graduation

Todd Starnes,  A musical rendition of “The Lord’s Prayer” has been performed at East Liverpool High School’s commencement for nearly 70 years. Lisa Ensinger performed the sacred song when she was a senior at the Ohio school in 1986. “It’s a tradition,” she told me – a tradition that she continued when she became the