Is Gambling a Sin? One Bishop Doesn’t Think So

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Thomas Tobin, the Roman Catholic bishop of Providence, R.I., says he won’t take a position on whether to open a casino in the Ocean State because, well, he likes to roll the dice from time to time. “I buy raffle tickets to support a local parish or school. I participate in friendly football pools. I’ve […]

  • I strongly disagree with this individual’s point of view. Many Bishops have rejected his point of view. Gambling is a sin in almost every religion but it is also an easy way to generate quick revenue. So, many countries have passed resolutions to legalize Gambling. Most of them are poor countries because Gambling can support the economy. But it is still an unethical way.