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1 posted on 03/13/2013 6:49:01 PM PDT by ReformationFan
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To: ReformationFan

That’s exactly what it is.


2 posted on 03/13/2013 6:52:52 PM PDT by Viennacon
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To: ReformationFan

Finally,a Pope that’s not afraid to be a Christian.

Many shall leave.

Many shall return.


3 posted on 03/13/2013 6:53:32 PM PDT by NoLibZone (We have the nation we deserve.I predict FR will hate GOP Candidate for 2016,2020,2024,2028, 2032...)
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To: ReformationFan

I’m not much of a Popester but I just might like this Guy..
Course I’m desperate to find any common sense among Americans these days..
Maybe this Pope will get a few American Roman Catholic minds right..

It will be interesting to observe those that HATE HIM..
or those with their HANDS Up for him to talk to..
RCC gays must be going “OH! SHUCKS” or <<—something like that!.. d;-)~....


5 posted on 03/13/2013 6:58:38 PM PDT by hosepipe (This propaganda has been edited to include some fully orbed hyperbole..)
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6 posted on 03/13/2013 7:00:47 PM PDT by narses
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To: ReformationFan
YAAAAAAYYYYYY!

From Wikipedia:

He has affirmed church teaching on homosexuality, though he teaches the importance of respecting individuals who are homosexual. He strongly opposed legislation introduced in 2010 by the Argentine Government to allow same-sex marriage, calling it a "real and dire anthropological throwback".

In a letter to the monasteries of Buenos Aires, he wrote: "Let's not be naive, we're not talking about a simple political battle; it is a destructive pretension against the plan of God. We are not talking about a mere bill, but rather a machination of the Father of Lies that seeks to confuse and deceive the children of God." He has also insisted that adoption by homosexuals is a form of discrimination against children. This position received a rebuke from Argentine president Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, who said the church's tone was reminiscent of "medieval times and the Inquisition".

"MEDIEVAL TIMES AND THE INQUISITION!"
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My kind o' guy!!!


7 posted on 03/13/2013 7:09:48 PM PDT by Mrs. Don-o (You don't say.)
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To: ReformationFan

I considered Benedict a great Christian leader.

I hope Francis is too.


8 posted on 03/13/2013 7:15:06 PM PDT by DManA
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To: ReformationFan

Sounds like he reads God’s word and takes it to heart.


9 posted on 03/13/2013 7:26:41 PM PDT by Linda Frances (Woe to those who call evil good and good evil, who put darkness for light and light for darkness)
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To: ReformationFan
"We are not talking about a mere bill, but rather a machination of the Father of Lies that seeks to confuse and deceive the children of God."

I'm not Catholic, and have never paid much attention to the Pope, but I like this guy. Not afraid to speak like the truth.

10 posted on 03/13/2013 7:31:34 PM PDT by Fzob (In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a rock. Jefferson)
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To: ReformationFan

He just unfriended 95% of the Democrat Party leadership, 85% of the media, half of the Federal Government, 27% of public school teachers and about 1% of the public from his Facebook account.


12 posted on 03/13/2013 7:43:04 PM PDT by MeneMeneTekelUpharsin (Freedom is the freedom to discipline yourself so others don't have to do it for you.)
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To: ReformationFan

do I detect the early stages of apoplexy among the lefties and pro-gay “marriage” bunch? Good. That’s what they need: more exercise. An idle mind is the devil’s workshop, and an idle body gets into all KINDS of kinky mischief. Hope they have a cow, man.


14 posted on 03/13/2013 8:02:50 PM PDT by redhead (NO GROUND TO THE DEVIL! America needs our prayers.)
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To: ReformationFan

[[New Pope Francis called homosexual ‘marriage’ a ‘machination of the Father of Lies’]]

I’m not catholic- but good for you pope- thats’ exactly what it is- Now stand your ground- you’re abotu to face tremendous pressure to ‘progress towards acceptance’ (which of course means rejecting what God says, and acceptign what ‘semi-omniscient man’ now says)-


15 posted on 03/13/2013 8:15:51 PM PDT by CottShop (Scientific belief does not constitute scientific evidence, nor does it convey scientific knowledge)
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To: ReformationFan

“”We are not talking about a mere bill, but rather a machination of the Father of Lies that seeks to confuse and deceive the children of God.””

He even mentions Lucifer (and his followers - at least by implication)!!! heh

There was something about his silent stance when he was on the balcony that conveyed a sense of strength and a humbleness one can only get from being truly holy - reminds me of Mother Theresa. I’ve read that he’s a friend of Pope Benedicts which elevates him even more from my perspective.


17 posted on 03/13/2013 8:35:36 PM PDT by bronxville (Margaret Sanger - “We do not want word to go out that we want to exterminate the Negro population,)
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To: ReformationFan
"a destructive pretension against the plan of God."

Nice phrasing.

22 posted on 03/14/2013 3:39:00 AM PDT by Pecos (If more sane people carried guns, fewer crazies would get off a second shot.)
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To: ReformationFan
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25 posted on 03/17/2013 9:35:03 PM PDT by Salvation ("With God all things are possible." Matthew 19:26)
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