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From: William F Shaughnessy< >
Subject: Re: Where were the Churches in the Famine?
Date: Sat, 07 Feb 1998 21:15:21 EST


On Fri, 06 Feb 1998 19:49:38 +0000 Edward Andrews
<> writes:
> wrote:
>>

> Those Churches which had the interest to provide relief, E.g. Roman
>Catholic and to a lesser extent the PCI & the Methodists) did not have
>the resources.
> Those who had the resources did not have the motivation.
>
>

If you modify the names of the religious sects, you end up with an
amazing parallel to that which happened during the Depression in the US
in the 1930's.

History does repeat itself.

Bill

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