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evils of gambling

Hopkins, Samuel

evils of gambling

a sermon preached in Montpelier, Vermont, April 19th, 1835

by Hopkins, Samuel

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Published by E.P. Walton and Son, printers in Montpelier .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gambling.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Samuel Hopkins.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV6713 .H6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination18 p. ;
    Number of Pages18
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6719830M
    LC Control Number28023487
    OCLC/WorldCa21440596

      In the new Catechism of the Catholic Church, per se gambling or games of chance are not evil (cf. II, #). However, just like drinking alcohol, they become morally unacceptable when abuses and excesses creep in. * * * Fr. Conway in his book, What the Church Teaches, cites certain conditions which make gambling moral and fair, namely. The evils of gambling: a sermon, preached in Montpelier, Vermont, April 19th,

    The Evils Of Gambling. Share | Octo Dear Editor, Does gambling really pay? Everybody doesn't win. The few who earn fortunes ride on the backs of the unfortunate: those whose hard-earned money - sometimes borrowed money or even the last of their savings - disappears like a vapor. Left often distressed, disappointed and despondent. 'Before they brought gambling boats to Davenport, the rate of problem gamblers was percent. After the boats, the rate increased to percent.' Van Wormer is author of the book, 'Addiction Treatment: A Strengths Perspective.' Contact Katherine van Wormer, professor of social work, () , [email protected]

    resurgence of widespread gambling in America in the s and 90s. The four books reviewed here approach the topic from different scholarly angles: the legal history of gambling in America, history of the practice and the business of gambling, focused assessment of the risks and benefits of gam-bling, and the moral evaluation of gambling. Cards may, of course, be played without playing for money, but the relationship between card playing and gambling is so close and the practice of card playing itself partakes of so many of the disadvantages of gambling that card playing has come under condemnation regardless of whether or not gambling is involved. "The Evils of Gambling.


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