There were two trends going into Saturday’s game that did not bode well for West Virginia (6-3, 4-2). 15 Iowa State (6-3, 4-2) has been much stronger on both sides of the ball in the second half, and WVU’s defense has been giving up double the scoring in the second half over the past three games than they did in games 1-5. I said to our administration, ' You know guys, this thing is of such insignificance to us; it's so significant to the world at large. It hurts our graduates; our concern for the cause of Christ; our concern for our graduates; our concern for our testimony; our concern for the school's broader usefulness is greater to us than a rule that we never talk about and it is meaningless to us.
"The university had a policy, based on its understanding of the Bible, that forbade interracial dating and marriage among its students.It is only made worse when his paid Bible scholars on his staff repeatedly change Scriptural passages purporting to support his position.It gives the impression that the policy preceded assemblage of Scriptural support and undermines the credibility of the staff.Clearly, BJU took their interracial dating ban Rules very seriously. Despite pleas from attorney John Whitehead and warnings that pursuing this issue through the courts could have unintended consequences for Christian organizations in the future, Bob Jones III insisted on making the Rules the subject of a real, live 'federal case' in 1973 when it filed "Bob Jones University v. And, it was in prosecuting his 'federal case' in the Federal Courts and in the public arena - in full view of his students, graduates, and staff - that Bob Jones III preached and taught his brand of unyielding fundamentalist religious beliefs, convictions, and so called "Bible policy" supporting his interracial dating/marriage ban Rules. Jones' Larry King Live interview, one cannot help Mr. They were practiced, calculated falsehoods designed to conceal, mislead, and deceive Larry King and his audience about the true history and nature of BJU's interracial dating/marriage Rules.In March, 2000, Bob Jones III tried to paint the Rules as "insignificant" and "meaningless" in an apparent attempt to soften BJU's image. In the final analysis, Bob Jones III was forced to drop his Rules amidst a flurry of untruths.
Don't BJU students read the newspaper, listen to the radio, and watch television?