Bingo and raffles are harmless ways to raise money that have the added benefit of getting parishioners to socialize
Thank you for taking the time to take this month's poll.
In this month's Sounding Board , Beth Haile argues that gambling is just as bad for society when it happens in parishes as casinos. What are the odds that your parish would be willing to give up on wagers? Tell us by taking our survey.
The results will appear in the July 2011 issue of U.S. Catholic. Order your copy today!