The Budget: Being Economical with the Truth

Posted on May 16, 2014 
Filed under Opinion

Phillip Jensen“Did Tony Abbott lie? Did Julia Gillard lie? Do all politicians lie? Do they have to lie in order to run the country? Were John Howard’s non-core promises, lies? Was Bob Hawke’s “no Australian child will be living in poverty”, a lie?

Were these national leaders untruthful or unfaithful? What is the connection between truth and faith or between faith and faithful? …”

– Dean of Sydney Phillip Jensen writes in his weekly column for the Cathedral.