Neuhaus, Richard John
May 1996
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;May1996, Issue 63, p79
Focuses on issues related to religion in the U.S. as of May 1996. Removal of religious sculpture at the Children's Zoo in Central Park, New York; Importance of going to church with children to parents; Implications of the decision of a private school in Hawaii not to hire a headmaster who was not a Christian.


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