Is the canonisation of Mother Mary McKillop the last great sacred cow?

Click here if you have 7 spare minutes or so to listen to an excerpt from an ABC Local Radio panel show I usually do on Friday mornings.

Update – Roger from Values Australia has also milked the McKillop cow (though rather less light-heartedly than yours truly) as has Adele Horin in The Age.

About Ken Parish

Ken Parish is a legal academic, with research areas in public law (constitutional and administrative law), civil procedure and teaching & learning theory and practice. He has been a legal academic for almost 20 years. Before that he ran a legal practice in Darwin for 15 years and was a Member of the NT Legislative Assembly for almost 4 years in the early 1990s.
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Nicholas Gruen
13 years ago

Boldly going where no-one else would go Ken. I say we host your show right here, on Troppo. . . .

13 years ago

Ruling out miracles on “Australian Idol God Squad” would unfortunately rule out live testimony from that woman I swear I heard on an ABC radio vox pop who said she had stopped taking her daughter to hospital because she prayed to Mary McKillop instead.

Gummo Trotsky
13 years ago

Last great sacred cow? No – merely the latest and greatest.