'To see religious ministration as a non-essential service but the sale of lottery tickets as somehow essential tells us something is out of joint.' Exactly!!!
From The American Conservative
Overreactions to a crisis can come from all quarters: religious, secular, civil society, and, above all, politics. Unless the many sectors that make up society can work together with all due respect to each other’s freedom and spheres of competency, much can and will go wrong.