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“Why may not the Bible, and especially the New Testament , without note or comment, be read and taught as a divine revelation in schools… its general precepts expounded, its evidences explained and its glorious principles of morality inculcated?… Where can the purest principles of morality be learned so clearly or so perfectly as from the New Testament?” (Unanimous decision of the Supreme Court, commending and encouraging the use of the Bible in Government-run schools, 1844).