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Pope Francis Named “Person of the Year” by World’s Biggest Gay Magazine
Last Days Watchman ^ | Julio Severo

Posted on 12/19/2013 7:22:28 AM PST by juliosevero


Pope Francis Named “Person of the Year” by World’s Biggest Gay Magazine

By Julio Severo

Praises keep knocking at the door of Pope Francis, who was named “Person of the Year” by The Advocate, the world’s biggest homosexual magazine.

It is the second tribute that the pope has received in a week. On December 11, he was named Time magazine’s “Person of the Year.”

In its headline, The Advocate highlighted Francis’ statement, made during a June interview: “If someone is gay and seeks the Lord with good will, who am I to judge?”

“Pope Francis’ stark change in rhetoric from his two predecessors... makes what he’s done in 2013 all the more daring,” The Advocate editors wrote, noting that both John Paul II and Benedict XVI had been listed among the magazine’s “Phobie Awards” for anti-gay stances during their papacies.

By “anti-gay stances,” The Advocate also sees the mere attitude of helping someone who does not want to be a homosexual any longer. Two years ago, this gay magazine criticized me for my stance of supporting Lisa Miller, a woman who was converted to Christ, left lesbianism and today is a runaway from the US “justice” system which wants to deliver up her biological daughter to her former lesbian partner, who has never been converted and is determined, even with no biological relation, to take Lisa’s daughter.

I was attacked just for defending a mother and her daughter.

Why then did The Advocate, instead of attacking, put the pope on a pedestal? By the same reason Leonardo Boff, of Liberation Theology, praises him. By the same reason that he is in favor with the Brazilian Protestant Left, which said, “Pope Francis is a promise of better days.”

All the Left is seeing it. Pope Francis is a promise of better days — for the Catholic, Protestant, secular and homosexual Left.

In this spirit, the mainstream media have highlighted approvingly the pope’s nomination of “Person of the Year” in the world’s biggest homosexual magazine.

With information from The Advocate and USAToday.

Portuguese version of this article: Papa Francisco é escolhido como “Personalidade do Ano” pela maior revista gay do mundo

Source: www.lastdayswatchman.blogspot.com

Recommended Reading:

The Advocate Attackes Julio Severo for Defending a Mother and Her Daughter Against Crazy Lesbian


TOPICS: Religion; Weird Stuff
KEYWORDS: 2013review; homosexualagenda; manoftheyear; popefrancis; religiousleft; theadvocate; yesterday

1 posted on 12/19/2013 7:22:28 AM PST by juliosevero
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To: juliosevero

Poor Obama, he must be crushed!


2 posted on 12/19/2013 7:23:54 AM PST by bigbob (The best way to get a bad law repealed is to enforce it strictly. Abraham Lincoln)
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To: juliosevero

These folks are not seeking the Lord dear Pope. They are seeking our children and grandchildren.


3 posted on 12/19/2013 7:24:03 AM PST by Sacajaweau
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To: Sacajaweau

Can anyone argue that this would have happened if Limbaugh had not commented on the Pope’s anti-capitalism comments?


4 posted on 12/19/2013 7:25:19 AM PST by MrB (The difference between a Humanist and a Satanist - the latter admits whom he's working for)
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To: juliosevero
“If someone is gay and seeks the Lord with good will, who am I to judge?”

Ala carte Christianity.

The gays aren't so quick to quote other parts of the scriptures regarding their chosen lifestyle.

5 posted on 12/19/2013 7:26:04 AM PST by skeeter
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To: juliosevero

That cover almost looks like a parody. with the no hate icon pasted on the man;s face.

That not really a surprise in that “setting” given that the term “gay” is a parody in and of itself .


6 posted on 12/19/2013 7:27:44 AM PST by MeshugeMikey ( Visit http://icantenroll.com/ In Glitch We Trust....;o})
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To: juliosevero

No comment will suffice.


7 posted on 12/19/2013 7:29:02 AM PST by Venturer (Half Staff the Flag of the US for Terrorists.)
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To: juliosevero
In its headline, The Advocate highlighted Francis’ statement, made during a June interview: “If someone is gay and seeks the Lord with good will, who am I to judge?”

They are conveniently ignoring the phrase "good will," which means that they must turn away from the homosexual lifestyle. If not, how could they say that they are seeking the Lord sincerely?

8 posted on 12/19/2013 7:30:00 AM PST by BlessedBeGod (Democrats are Cruz'n for a Bruisin' in 2016. / Obama=Unspeakable Audacity)
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To: juliosevero

Only God judges the soul. And I believe they are trying to manipulate the lay people of the church.


9 posted on 12/19/2013 7:30:25 AM PST by bike800
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To: juliosevero

Why not, unless he was mistranslated??

I’ve not read anything yet about a purge of the gay mafia at the Vatican. What’s up with that?


10 posted on 12/19/2013 7:30:49 AM PST by aMorePerfectUnion (I grew up in America. I now live in the United States..)
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To: Venturer

Hopefully its a draw play to get some gays to go to church and convert them but knowing the Catholic church’s track record with their priests maybe the gay community knows something we don’t about the pope


11 posted on 12/19/2013 7:33:15 AM PST by jsanders2001
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To: BlessedBeGod

True, but this is a great way to trash Catholics and the Pope...


12 posted on 12/19/2013 7:35:02 AM PST by EEGator
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To: skeeter

Arch Angel Gabriel is not someone that these lavender hit squads want to cross paths with.


13 posted on 12/19/2013 7:36:45 AM PST by LibLieSlayer (FROM MY COLD, DEAD HANDS! BETTER DEAD THAN RED!)
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To: LibLieSlayer
Arch Angel Gabriel is not someone that these lavender hit squads want to cross paths with.

Not to mention Archangel Michael.

14 posted on 12/19/2013 7:39:42 AM PST by Jeff Chandler (Obamacare: You can't make an omelette without breaking a few eggs.)
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To: juliosevero
The Pope has no control over who proclaims him Man of the Year.

The media tends to build people up just so they can smash them to the ground.

The media honeymoon is fixing to be over for Francis.

15 posted on 12/19/2013 7:39:44 AM PST by Slyfox (We want our pre-existing HEALTH INSURANCE back!)
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To: juliosevero

Cover of the JAN 2011 issue of The Advocate magazine. “She has brought the dialogue of GLBT rights to the forefront of political discussion around the world … much to the pleasure of The Advocate.”


Cover of the AUG 2012, The Advocate. The Advocate endorsed POTUS #44 BHO for a 2nd term.


4/20/2013 - Former POTUS #42 WJC accepted the Advocate for Change Award at the 24th annual GLAAD dinner in Los Angeles.

16 posted on 12/19/2013 7:40:57 AM PST by MacNaughton
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To: juliosevero

Thee are many liberal Catholics here in Maryland.
Has been for decades.


17 posted on 12/19/2013 7:41:17 AM PST by sickoflibs (Obama : 'If you like your Doctor you can keep him, PERIOD! Don't believe the GOPs warnings')
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To: juliosevero

“Seeks the Lord with Good Will”

When sinners had an encounter with Jesus, they had a decision to make: Repent and follow Him, or continue in a life of sin and suffer the consequences. Pope Francis is correct. All are called, but few chose Jesus. Pope Francis is taking the role of a merciful pastor. He calls all to repent and follow Jesus. However the homosexual community somehow takes this as a green light to continue in their sin and rebellion against God. Pope Francis wants you to set your eyes on Jesus Christ. The gays set their eyes on the lusts of the flesh.

“Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moths and vermin destroy, and where thieves break in and steal. But store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where moths and vermin do not destroy, and where thieves do not break in and steal. For where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.”


18 posted on 12/19/2013 7:41:56 AM PST by realcleanguy
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To: aMorePerfectUnion
10 ... I’ve not read anything yet about a purge of the gay mafia at the Vatican. What’s up with that?

This is the last I heard about it which was 6 months ago.

6/11/2013 – “Pope admits there is a ‘gay lobby’ at the highest levels of the Vatican”
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2339692/Pope-admits-gay-lobby-highest-levels-Vatican.html

Pope Francis has acknowledged the existence of a 'gay lobby' inside the Vatican's secretive administration for the 1st time. Speaking during an audience with Latin American Catholics, the Argentine Pontiff said that there was a 'current of corruption' in the Roman Curia - the central governing body of the Catholic Church. He also admitted the existence of a long-rumoured 'gay lobby' in the Curia, and hinted that he might take action over the issue.

Speaking in his native Spanish last Thursday, the 76-year-old told the CLAR (the Latin American and Caribbean Confederation of Religious Men and Women): “In the Curia, there are truly some saints, but there is also a current of corruption. There is talk of a 'gay lobby' and it's true, it exists,” he said, in a report on Chilean website Reflexion y Liberacion. “We will have to see what we can do.”

The Argentine pope has made reforming the Roman Curia — the heavily criticised and intrigue-filled administration of the Catholic Church — a keystone of his papacy, but said it would be 'difficult'. “I cannot carry out the reforms myself,” he said, explaining that he was 'very disorganised.' For that reason, the task will be handled by a commission of 8 cardinals from around the world whom Pope Francis appointed in April to help him govern the Catholic Church. They are set to meet for the 1st time in October. When the previous Pope, Benedict XVI, announced his decision to retire, many suspected the work of the rumoured gay lobby at the heart of the Curia.

6/17/2013 – “Special Report: Gay Vatican“
(ChurchMilitantTV, Michael Voris)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VliB92grrBE&feature=youtu.be
run time = 00:10:17 minutes

19 posted on 12/19/2013 7:56:21 AM PST by MacNaughton
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To: juliosevero

I’m waiting for the CPUSA to come out for the trifecta.


20 posted on 12/19/2013 8:34:50 AM PST by Uncle Miltie (Mohammed was a pedophile and Islam is a Totalitarian Death Cult.)
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To: realcleanguy

Well said. There is a difference between those who struggle daily with homosexuality, all the while seeking God, and those in the gay community seeking a pass on the behavior. As a society, we have given a pass on promiscuity among heterosexuals...this is the next stop. My 2 cents


21 posted on 12/19/2013 8:46:56 AM PST by bike800
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To: juliosevero

1Cor 6 Dare any of you, having a matter against another, go to law before the unrighteous, and not before the saints? 2 Do you not know that the saints will judge the world? And if the world will be judged by you, are you unworthy to judge the smallest matters? 3 Do you not know that we shall judge angels? How much more, things that pertain to this life? 4 If then you have judgments concerning things pertaining to this life, do you appoint those who are least esteemed by the church to judge? 5 I say this to your shame. Is it so, that there is not a wise man among you, not even one, who will be able to judge between his brethren? 6 But brother goes to law against brother, and that before unbelievers!


22 posted on 12/20/2013 2:22:25 PM PST by DungeonMaster
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