Australian Media on Paganism
Pagan group complains about witches attack
8th March, 2000 - ABC Website
The Australian Pagan Alliance has written to the Catholic Bishop
of Wagga Wagga, Bishop William Brennan, complaining about an
attack on witches.
The alliance's letter expresses concern over the tone of recent
comments made by Bishop Brennan and his misconceptions about
The letter says it is highly likely there are witches in Wagga,
but that modern withcraft and paganism have nothing to do with
Satanism as the bishop spoke of it.
The alliance says that while Bishop Brennan has a right to disagree
with witchraft, his comments are discriminatory to other religious
communities who should be treated with fairness and respect.