religious school


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Noun1.religious school - a school run by a religious bodyreligious school - a school run by a religious body  
school - an educational institution; "the school was founded in 1900"
madrasa, madrasah - Muslim schools in Bangladesh and Pakistan; "the Pakistan government decided to close down madrasas that provided military training for their students"; "many madrasas in Bangladesh are supported with money from Saudi Arabia"
pesantran, pesantren - an Islamic boarding school in Indonesia
church school, parochial school - a private religious school run by a church or parish
seminary - a theological school for training ministers or priests or rabbis
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In a recent case, the Tax Court held that no portion of the tuition payments to a religious school was deductible.
The Clinton administration joined parochial school parents fighting to uphold the federal program, although in argument before the Court, the administration conceded that government aid could be unconstitutional if it "subsidized the core functions of a religious school." Law professor Michael McConnell, who has been leading the assault on separation of church and state for several years, represented Louisiana's parochial schools.
In these cases, the Court has generally upheld programs that provide benefits to individuals according to secular and neutral criteria, even if those individuals then use those benefits to support or attend a religious school. Regarding the constitutionality of voucher programs, how not what public aid is directed to religious institutions has become the decisive issue.
He added that the state is also concerned with the development of Islamic religious schools as is evidenced with the construction of a new Islamic religious school in Masjid Seberang Perai Selatan and in Masjid Abdullah Fahim which will be completed end of this year.
The students completed their course at the Ghyasia Religious School under the Ministry of Education's supervision, Deputy Education Minister Maulvi Shafiq Samim told the graduation ceremony in Herat City.
Students of the religious school presented Qiraat from the Holy Quran while some students read Naat Sharif.
If the terrorists were present in large number in any sect, it did not mean this religious school of thought be eliminated, he said adding the need was there that dialogue be made with the leadership of this school of thought to settle the matter through mutual understanding.
Like the Supreme Court in Zelman, the Ohio and Wisconsin courts reasoned that voucher programs do not provide money for the benefit of religious schools but rather for the benefit of students and their parents, who may independently choose to use the voucher at a religious school.
In the afternoons, he studies the Koran at a madrassa, or religious school. The one he attends is of the extreme variety, as most are these days.
The McHenry County Jewish Congregation membership committee invites you to an open house and community picnic in conjunction with the opening day of the MCJC Religious School 2019-20.
'The religious school (Lahore's Jamia-al-Qadsia) is now under the control of the provincial government,' the official said, requesting his name not be mentioned.
Every religious school was also told to submit an undertaking to the education department saying it won't impart education on militancy, terrorism, anti-state activities or sectarianism, and that it will get its accounts audited by a government-recognised chartered accountant on an annual basis and submit its report to the relevant department.

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