Category: Vaccinations

Worship Optional: Joining a Church to Evade Vaccine

New York Times, Jan. 14, 2003 http://www.nytimes.com/2003/01/14/health/14VACC.html By DONALD G. McNEIL Jr. BEDFORD, N.J. — “This is to certify that the family of Donald McNeil is enrolled as members of this religious order and is subject to the tenets and beliefs of this order. No member of the Congregation shall have injected, ingested or infused into the body any foreign materials of unhealthy or unnatural composition. No member of the Congregation shall have surgical instruments cutting or piercing the tissues of the body.” It is not hard to get a religious exemption to the childhood immunization laws. To join the