Free Republic
Browse · Search
Religion
Topics · Post Article

To: All
There have also been moments in which the waters were turbulent and the wind contrary, as throughout the history of the church, and the Lord seemed to be asleep," he said. "But I have always known that the Lord is in that boat and that the boat of the church is not mine, it is not ours, but it is his and he does not let it sink...."

The Telegraph gave their coverage of the final address the provocative title Pope's final address: God was asleep on my watch

2 posted on 02/27/2013 7:56:35 AM PST by Alex Murphy ("If you are not firm in faith, you will not be firm at all" - Isaiah 7:9)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 1 | View Replies ]


To: Alex Murphy
Good catch, Alex. Telegraph. Sheesh.

I agree.


3 posted on 02/27/2013 8:27:53 AM PST by Mrs. Don-o ("The Church of the Living God: the pillar and foundation of the truth." - 1 Tim 3:15)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 2 | View Replies ]

To: Alex Murphy

Omigosh...it seemed like the Lord was asleep. It reminds me of someone else who quoted part of Psalm 22 while hanging from the cross and thought that his Father had abandoned him.


4 posted on 02/27/2013 8:41:52 AM PST by Carpe Cerevisi
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 2 | View Replies ]

To: Alex Murphy

They obviously don’t recognize the Scriptural reference. (Matthew 8:24, for the people on the Telegraph.)


5 posted on 02/27/2013 8:52:26 AM PST by Campion ("Social justice" begins in the womb)
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | To 2 | View Replies ]

Free Republic
Browse · Search
Religion
Topics · Post Article


FreeRepublic, LLC, PO BOX 9771, FRESNO, CA 93794
FreeRepublic.com is powered by software copyright 2000-2008 John Robinson