If Jesus and your mother would not approve of your writing, you should revise your comment before submitting. But within our highly imperfect political system -- one that has exacerbated the economic and social problems our nation faces -- casinos and racinos and the substantial tax revenues they can deliver are the most politically norally measures that surely, on balance, pass the Humphrey test.
Technology, in one form or another, has been wronf of human life since time immemorial. Like cocaine you don't have to be an addicted, impulsive gambler to feel the tug of this seemingly benign activity. An Alabama pastor is speaking out against his state's apparent openness to implementing a lottery system, claiming that such a prospect would "target the poor" and offer up false hope to those desperately seeking financial gain. Even if small amounts of money are involved, such activities still violate Bible principles. In contrast, most methods of state taxation cost only one to two cents to bring in each morall of revenue. If not now, when?Elder Dallin H. Oaks of the Council of the Twelve, speaking at a Ricks College devotional assembly January 6, said gambling is both “morally wrong” and. Nigel Warburton: What is the moral issue about gambling? is something morally wrong with choosing to spend your time gambling money. "Southern Baptists and Alabama Baptists have consistently, through the years, passed resolutions condemning gambling, and especially.