A Woman and Her Children Decided to Take the Bus to Church

On the Way, Christine Lutz Was Reading the Bible to Her Kids

The Driver Pulled Over and Kicked Her and Her Kids Off the Bus

There was a time when being the wrong color got a person assigned to the back of the bus.

Now, In Ft. Worth TX, reading the wrong book will get a person kicked completely off the bus.

Right before New Year’s Eve, a woman boarded the public bus in Ft. Worth, TX with her children to attend church. On the way, she took out her Bible and was reading to her children when the bus driver pulled the bus over and kicked her and her children off the bus.

“What kind of person pulls over public transportation and kicks out a mother and her children for reading their Bible on the way to church?” said Kelly Shackelford, Chief Counsel for Liberty Legal Institute, the legal organization representing Christine Lutz. “Freedom of religion exists on public transportation just like anywhere else.”

Christine Lutz was reading the Bible to her children while on the way to church when the bus driver told her to stop. Mrs. Lutz refused, and was forced to leave the bus. The family was escorted off the bus and into a supervisor’s van, which took the family to church.

“This is outrageous religious hostility,” said Shackelford. “It also shows how far some government officials have slipped in their understanding of ourb                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Constitution and the most basic freedoms we all share.”

What did the Ft. Worth public transit have to say?

Read rest of story:

Texas Woman Kicked off Bus for Reading Bible to Kids 


Texas Woman Kicked off Bus for Reading Bible to Kids

Mondoreb blogs at Death By 1000 Papercuts. Interested readers can e-mail him at
mondoreb@gmail.com. All DBKP  stories  are filed under Mondoreb at  BNN.

Be Sociable, Share!