EXCLUSIVE: Parents furious after Catholic school teacher reads out sections of the KORAN before class prayers – but principal insists it was just an 'academic exercise'

The mother was left shocked after her son explained his teacher constantly read excerpts from the KoranParents have been left fuming after discovering a history and geography teacher has been reading excerpts of the Koran to their children at a Catholic boy’s high school.

Jesse Pittard, who teaches both subjects at Christian Brothers’ High School, in Lewisham in Sydney’s inner-west, has come under fire from parents for reading out sections of the Koran to his year seven students at the start of the day during home room and before classes.

Parents claim Jesse Pittard (above), a history and geography teacher at Christian Brothers’ High School, Lewisham, has been reading excerpts from the Koran to students

Parents and students told Daily Mail Australia Mr Pittard began reading excerpts to students at the beginning of the semester in July and claimed he has since read ‘more than half’ the Koran to them.

Parents are particularly angry they were not told about the Koran readings and questioned why the Muslim holy book needed to be read outside of religion classes….. [read more]

2 thoughts on “EXCLUSIVE: Parents furious after Catholic school teacher reads out sections of the KORAN before class prayers – but principal insists it was just an 'academic exercise'

  1. Don’t become a possessed serpent in the garden of Eden. The being that spoke through the winged serpent has his words in the Quran. It is a hypnotic book to possess people. That Quran is the most evil book that can ever be. Teach love whoever as yourself not the Quran that is a book of wichcraft sorcery. A blasphemer is in that book.

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