Anglican Archbishop of Melbourne, Dr Philip Freier, today described Tabcorp’s proposed move to allow gambling on Good Friday as a “terrible desecration.”
“Good Friday is a day of profound significance for many Australians because it’s the day we remember Christ’s suffering and death on the cross.
“To turn Good Friday into yet another day with easy access to gambling would be abackward step.
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Update: There is a lot more heree on this as well.
Posted March 18, 2009 at 7:00 am
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