|George did not chop down the cherry either|
Frazier claimed that the prayer she prayed came from George Washington. I assume that she felt that if she prayed a prayer by Washington she would be sending the message that America was founded on Christian principles. How could a federal court condemn a prayer by George Washington?
Unfortunately, Washington never uttered this prayer. It comes from a bogus prayer book that has been wrongly attributed to the first president. The Carroll County Times asked me to help clarify the whole situation. Here is a taste of their coverage: