Lottery Prohibited

Source Name: 
History of the Baptists in Virginia (p.125)
Source Author: 
Robert Baylor Semple

On October 13, 1792, the Dover Association of Virginia Baptists met at Bruington meeting house in King and Queen County. "The purchase of lottery tickets was considered by this Association as a species of gaming, and not sufferable [not allowed] in members of churches."

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