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Funeral music reflection of egotism?

Posted by: 2UE | 9 October, 2012 - 4:32 PM
Archbishop Peter Jensen supports claims over gay health risks

Archbishop Peter Jensen says the prevalence of the Frank Sinatra classic "I Did It My Way" at funerals is a reflection of the "vulgar egotism" that is imperiling society. Paul Murray asks, does he have a point?

He says Australians need to re-engage with their communities and stop focusing on their own selfish interests to protect themselves from an "over-mighty" government.

He says one of the most dangerous products of individualism had been the decline in participation in voluntary associations, such as charity groups.


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  • Our deceitful, atheistic, secular society has no need for God's moral Laws, they think that they are god themselves and do as they please. Archbishop Peter Jensen is a good Christian and always speaks the +Truth. Sadly about 62% of the population will go to Hell.

    Briony Wednesday 10 October, 2012 - 6:16 PM

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