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Children of church members were attending college, only to reject the faith of their parents.
Jones later recalled that in 1924, his friend William Jennings Bryan had leaned over to him at a Bible conference service in Winona Lake, Indiana, and said, "If schools and colleges do not quit teaching evolution as a fact, we are going to become a nation of atheists." While he himself was not a college graduate, Jones grew determined to found a college, and on September 12, 1927, he opened Bob Jones College in Panama City, Florida, with 88 students.
It was ultimately money that changed their mind as the IRS revoked their tax exempt status, culminating in the 1983 Supreme Court case.
It’s setting up the entire student body for a life of paternalism and authoritarian rule. My mother-in-law called while I was going through it and I summarized some of the handbook.
During the Fundamentalist-Modernist controversy of the 1920s, Christian evangelist Bob Jones, Sr.