Danna (4 June 2011) "Godless Daycare Center To Leave God Out of Songs & Biblical Stories"
Quebec parents attack ‘godless’ daycare
they do not want to send their children to daycares where Noah’s Ark is
banished and traditional songs are censored to remove references to
God, the group representing Jewish and Catholic parents is asking
Quebec Superior Court to declare the new guidelines unconstitutional.
to this new doctrine, Noah’s Ark is something you couldn’t have in the
classroom any more,” said Sandy Jesion, a plaintiff in the case whose
daughter attends a subsidized Jewish daycare in Montreal. “The story
about the flood is not a problem, but the fact that God spoke to Noah
and told him to build the Ark is religious, and under the directive you
can’t do that.”
another example, she said Jewish children could be told the Biblical
story of Moses being rescued from the Nile, but they could not hear a
word about the 10 plagues inflicted on Egypt, central to the
celebration of Passover. “We cannot have anything that mention miracles
or acts of God,” Ms. Sabbah said.