Massachusetts General Laws
MGL TITLE I
CRIMES & PUNISHMENTS
CHAPTER 272 Crimes against chastity, morality, decency and good order
Section 36. Whoever willfully blasphemes the holy name of God by denying, cursing or contumeliously reproaching God, his creation, government or final judging of the world, or by cursing or contumeliously reproaching Jesus Christ or the Holy Ghost, or by cursing or contumeliously reproaching or exposing to contempt and ridicule, the holy word of God contained in the holy scriptures shall be punished by imprisonment in jail for not more than one year or by a fine of not more than three hundred dollars, and may also be bound to good behavior.
"No, I don't know that atheists should be considered as citizens, nor should they be considered patriots. This is one nation under God."
-George Herbert Walker Bush, Former U. S. President, 1988