Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal ordered that Bibles be returned to cabins and lodges owned at state parks reversing a decision by the Department of Natural Resources to ban the books.

“Out of an abundance of caution to avoid potential litigation, the commissioner removed the Bibles from the rooms – though they were still available on site – after a complaint from a visitor,” Deal said in a statement.

The Bibles had been donated to the state by The Gideons International and were traditionally placed in cabins and lodge rooms at state parks.

Continue reading →