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Gideon Bible

bible placed in hotel rooms and other establishments throughout the world. [Am. Hist.: NCE, 291]
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In the isolation cell there was always a Gideon Bible.
As soon as he was put in the hole, he would tear the Gideon Bible to pieces and throw the bits of paper out the little barred window like so much confetti.
That the leaders of other faiths might be offended seems to be the motive being used as a means of justification for the removal of the Gideon Bibles.
They don't resent the presence of the Gideon Bible and they're shrewd enough to see that if it's the Christian faith getting the bum's rush today, it could be their faith tomorrow.
The district also engaged in several other religious practices or customs, such as holding prayers, distributing pamphlets containing religious songs at award ceremonies, and allowing Gideon Bibles to be distributed to fifth-grade classes.
On the face of it, studies such as Steven Erie's contribution of Volume 15 to the California Series on Social Choice and Political Economy would seem worthy of study by the lonely and disconsolate now weary of the texts of all those Gideon Bibles they've been reading in Iowa farmhouses and New Hampshire motels since Jimmy Carter did his Cheshire cat routine in the 1980 rout.
The Ontario Human Rights Tribunal has agreed to hear a complaint about the distribution of Gideon Bibles in the Canadian province's public schools.
Hugh Priestner, team leader chaplain for the University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust, said: "We have Gideon Bibles available in bedside lockers for patients to use and we have prayer books and facilities available for our patients of different faiths.
THANK you for bringing attention to the Stirling University students' decision by a vote of 15-1 to remove 6,000 Gideon Bibles from their rooms in case it might offend somebody.
Constitution by allowing the distribution of Gideon Bibles at a public middle school.
Barring distribution of Gideon Bibles (including the throwing of Bibles through school bus windows, a practice attempted to evade constitutional barriers),
DeMent forbade outside groups from distributing Gideon Bibles or other religious literature at schools, including the throwing of Bibles through school bus windows, a practice initiated as a way to skin laws restricting the distribution on school grounds.