Day: November 7, 2013

Bp. Fisher speaks out against casinos in Massachusetts

Bishop Doug Fisher of the Diocese of Western Massachusetts states quite clearly that casinos are bad news for the poor. His diocese has joined a statewide effort to place an initiative on the 2014 ballot that would make casino gaming in Massachusetts illegal. Writing in the Worcester News-Telegram, he says:

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After this the Lord appointed seventy others and sent them on ahead of him in pairs to every town and place where he himself intended to go. He said to them, ‘The harvest is plentiful, but the labourers are few; therefore ask the Lord of the harvest to send out labourers into his harvest. Go …

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