While sitting in church on Sunday going through the same motions of every Sunday, my son leans over to ask, “Why do we have to stand up for this prayer?” My response “because we are supposed to”.
Reading “The Children’s Story” by James Clavell, made me think a little more about this question that I had no answer for. A person needs to be able to explain why he does what he
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makes the citizenry more vulnerable to subversion in the long run. I want my children to know why they say and do the things they do.
I did a little research and found the answer to my son’s question and from now on, my response when I don’t know will be let me look it up and let you know.
Clavell, J. The Children’s Story…, New York: Dell Publishing Co., 1963.