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In this Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011 , photo, Senior Jessica Piper returns a stack of Bibles to the bookshelf after Bible class at Woodland High School in Cartersville, Ga. Georgia was the first state in the country to allow Bible classes in public schools, but the number of districts offering the classes have dwindled to just a handful as budgets remain tight. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
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In this Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011 , photo, Senior Jessica Piper returns a stack of Bibles to the bookshelf after Bible class at Woodland High School in Cartersville, Ga. Georgia was the first state in the country to allow Bible classes in public schools, but the number of districts offering the classes have dwindled to just a handful as budgets remain tight. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

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