Decade of faith for Bendigo Bishop

Decade of faith for Bendigo Bishop

There are 2 comments on the Bendigo Advertiser story from Jun 26, 2013, titled Decade of faith for Bendigo Bishop. In it, Bendigo Advertiser reports that:

Reflecting on his decade as the head of the Bendigo Diocese, Bishop Curnow said people were less inclined to attend church in prosperous times.

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#1 Jun 28, 2013
"Reflecting on his decade as the head of the Bendigo Diocese, Bishop Curnow said people were less inclined to attend church in prosperous times." In other words,many people turn to god when they are desperate.
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#2 Jun 28, 2013
emperorjohn wrote:
"Reflecting on his decade as the head of the Bendigo Diocese, Bishop Curnow said people were less inclined to attend church in prosperous times." In other words,many people turn to god when they are desperate.
Or, phrased differently, religion preys on the desperate.

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