To receive daily emails from Breaking Christian News to your inbox CLICK HERE


SHARE THIS ARTICLE Printer friendly version of this page

America's Sheriffs Are Boldly Proclaiming "In God We Trust" — But Atheist Organization Wants Slogans to Read "In Reason We Trust"

News Staff : Sep 5, 2016  CBN News

Right.

[CBN News] Despite constant complaints, sheriffs across the country are putting their faith where everyone can see. (Photo Credit: CBN News)

Earlier this year the Freedom from Religion Foundation (FFRF) targeted police departments for having the motto "In God We Trust" written on the sides of their police cars.

That is when Camden County North Carolina police Sheriff Tony Perry decided to step up. He is one of many officers across the nation who are now proudly displaying their faith motto on their police cars.

"I want people to know I put my faith in God," Perry told The Virginia Pilot. "I've been thinking about doing it for some time."

Nevertheless, FFRF is still working to dissuade police agencies from letting their officers display the message of faith.

"We would like to see them use 'In reason we trust," said Annie Laurie-Gaylor, co-president of the Freedom from Religion Foundation in a statement. 

But for Perry, he puts his faith in a higher power.

"I'm not trying to bring attention to myself," he said. "They don't know what it's like to put your life on the line every day. I want to rely on the creator of the earth for help."

CBN News







SHARE THIS ARTICLE Printer friendly version of this page

To receive daily emails from Breaking Christian News to your inbox CLICK HERE

Other Recent Articles from Breaking Christian News

PRAY: Adorable 3-Month Baby Needs Heart Transplant and Her Parents Are Asking For Invocations, Donations

Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer to Retire Thursday: 'It Has Been My Great Honor'

Another J6 Trump 'Bombshell' Outed as a Hoax!

Pew Survey Reveals Most in US Favor Laws Requiring Trans Athletes to Compete on Teams of Their Biological Sex

While the CDC Pretends Homosexuality Isn't to Blame for Monkeypox, the UK Faces Reality

Ghislaine Maxwell Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison for Trafficking Young Women

List of Major Companies Pledging to Pay Employees' Travel Costs for Abortions in Wake of Roe Ruling

Biden Administration to Expand Abortion Pill Access, HHS Secretary Says

Trump: 'God Made the Decision' to Overturn Roe v. Wade

Ohio Heartbeat Bill Is Now the Law of the Land

Canada: Police Arrest Freedom Convoy Leader Tamara Lich Yet Again

Texas Congressional Candidate Monica De La Cruz: 'The Democrat Party Has Just Moved So Far from the Values That Are Important to Hispanics'

Red Wave Watch: Over 1 Million Voters Have Switched to the GOP

NY Supreme Court Strikes Down Law Allowing Noncitizens to Vote

'These Deaths Are on Biden': Texas Governor Abbott Lashes out after 46 Migrants Found Dead in Tractor-Trailer

School District Forces Teachers to Keep Parents in the Dark About Their Children

'God, What Have I Done?': Man Suing Health Care Provider over Trans Surgery, Says 'Avalanche' of De-Transitioners Coming

'Honor Them For Their Great Sacrifice': Chris Pratt Praises Men and Women in Uniform after WWII Veterans Surprise Him at Hollywood Premiere

Justice Clarence Thomas on Black Communities

29-Year-Old Trans 'Woman' [Biological Male] Beats 13-Year-Old Girl to First Place in NYC Women's Skateboarding Contest



Search the Articles Archives

Keyword:  
Author:  
Words Posted On:  
Day Month Year



BCN Plus

Follow BCN on Twitter
Are You Praying for Our Government Leaders?
BCN Staff

Steve Shultz
Steve Shultz, Managing Editor
Founder and Owner


Aimee Herd
Aimee Herd, Editor


BCN Plus
Are You Praying for President Trump?
 
 

All articles on this site and emails from BCN are copyrighted property of Breaking Christian News. Permission is given to link to, or share a BCN story if proper attribution is given to both the original writer and summarizer of the story. Breaking Christian News 2005-2019. All Rights Reserved.


Breaking Christian News is a division of Elijah List Publications, Inc. All Rights Reserved


Disclaimer: Articles and links, as well as the source articles linked to; do not necessarily reflect the opinion of Breaking Christian News.

editor@breakingchristiannews.com