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Worship takes many forms
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I read recently that a girl who had been suspended from a North Carolina high school for refusing to remove her nose stud now says her body piercings are based on her religion. The girl and her parents claim they belong to the Church of Body Modification and that her nose stud is a spiritual thing. A pastor -- let’s consider the term loosely -- of the church says members get together to do all sorts of fun things like placing hooks through their skin, and cutting or burning their skin to create scars.