November 5, 2013 | Posted in Words from Our Presidents | By

As part of a series entitled Words from Our Presidents we are bringing you different from quotes from U.S. Presidents on religion, religious liberty, and individual freedom. Today we have a 1992 quote from President George H. W. Bush on voluntary prayer in public schools.

“Something’s wrong when kids can get birth control in school but can’t say a prayer in school.”

President George H. W. Bush
August 22, 1992

Jerry is the founder and president of Family Council. He began Family Council in 1989 after a successful effort to amend the Arkansas Constitution to prevent the use of public funds for abortions. He and his wife reside in Little Rock. They have four sons.