Mayor says he will continue prayers before city hall meetings despite criticisms, lawsuits (CNA)

Quebec City, Aug 10, 2008 / 08:16 pm (CNA).- Jean Tremblay, mayor of the Quebec city of Saguenay, has reaffirmed his intention to continue to pray before monthly city hall meetings despite criticisms, a Human Rights Commission (HRC) ruling, and further possible legal action.http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/catholicnewsagency/dailynews/~4/361492279

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I was just about to post this same article in a new thread titled, “An Inspiration For Us All,” when I noticed it was already here.

Why are there not more politicians like this courageous mayor? Why? Does anyone else know of some examples of politicians who have put their own jobs on the line to stand up for their faith?

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