Lawmakers to Make Holy Bible Tennessee’s Official State Book


The Tennessee legislators have introduced a bill that will make the Holy Bible as the official state book. Back in 2016 a similar effort was made at the state level, but Gov. Bill Haslam vetoed a bill that would do the same thing. At the time it was said that if the Holy Book was designated as the Book of Tennessee it would violate the Establishment Clause of the First Amendment.

That clause states "no preference shall be ever given, by law, to any religious establishment or mode of worship."

Do you think the Holy Bible should be be the official book of Tennessee?

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