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Joe Biden and Nancy Pelosi will represent the United States at Pope Francisí Inaugural Mass
http://www.catholicvote.org ^ | March 15, 2013 | Stephen Kokx

Posted on 03/15/2013 7:44:34 PM PDT by NKP_Vet

Vice President Joe Biden, Minority leader Nancy Pelosi, New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez and Georgetown University President John J. DeGioia will represent the United States at the Mass of Inauguration for Pope Francis on March 19th, according to the Daily Caller.

I sincerely hope Pope Francis denies Communion to Nancy Pelosi and Joe Biden. Not because I’m a jerk, but because it’s for their own good.

In order to receive Communion worthily you must 1) be in a state of grace 2) have made a good confession since your last mortal sin 3) believe in transubstantiation 4) observe the Eucharistic fast and 5) not be under an ecclesiastical censure such as excommunication.

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If these two baby murdering, homo-loving hypocrites present themselves for Holy Communion I hope and pray the priest will put his hand over the sacred chalice. It is a disgrace to have two lowlife CINO (catholics in name only) represent this country at Pope Francis' inaugural Mass.
1 posted on 03/15/2013 7:44:34 PM PDT by NKP_Vet
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To: NKP_Vet

They should have sent a couple of Catholics. Sending a couple of commie lib politicians is sort of tacky. Way to go Barry.


2 posted on 03/15/2013 7:46:12 PM PDT by FlingWingFlyer (Progressive, Marxist liberals do not evolve, they morph into fascists.)
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To: NKP_Vet

I equate this to Barry flipping the bird to our Holy Father.

Disgusting.


3 posted on 03/15/2013 7:47:40 PM PDT by surroundedbyblue (Why am I both pro-life & pro-gun? Because both positions defend the innocent and protect the weak.)
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To: NKP_Vet

They will receive Communion, you can bet on it. The priests giving Communion may actually agree with them and the Vatican won’t want to seem inhospitable.


4 posted on 03/15/2013 7:47:46 PM PDT by Jeff Chandler (WHAT DIFFERENCE DOES IT MAKE?)
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To: NKP_Vet; posterchild; ColdOne; navymom1; Pat4ever; RIghtwardHo; Reaganite Republican; ...
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5 posted on 03/15/2013 7:47:56 PM PDT by narses
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To: NKP_Vet

Sacraments are not politics!


6 posted on 03/15/2013 7:50:03 PM PDT by EBH ( American citizens do not negotiate with political terrorists.)
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To: NKP_Vet

As a matter of fact they are inalienable rights. So that means they trump everything else.


7 posted on 03/15/2013 7:51:44 PM PDT by EBH ( American citizens do not negotiate with political terrorists.)
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To: NKP_Vet
In the immortal words of William Bendix, "What a revoltin' development this is!"

Now, it's time to revolt! That this pair of putative "Catholics" are representing the U.S. at the Pope's Inaugural Mass is an insult to the Pope, to our Holy Church, and to every observing American Catholic!



Where are the survivors of the massacre at Benghazi? The silence of the Obama Regime on this question is deafening!

Fiat Justitia, Ruat Coelum!

Genuflectimus non ad principem sed ad Principem Pacis!

Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye people, from far; The LORD hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name. (Isaiah 49:1 KJV)

8 posted on 03/15/2013 7:52:02 PM PDT by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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To: FlingWingFlyer
This Catholic could have gone. Or Scalia, Roberts, or Kennedy.

Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Holiness (Paul Ryan)

9 posted on 03/15/2013 7:52:21 PM PDT by Salvation ("With God all things are possible." Matthew 19:26)
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To: surroundedbyblue

Exactly. Worse, it may be a challenge and a test.


10 posted on 03/15/2013 7:52:44 PM PDT by Bernard Marx
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To: NKP_Vet
Great choice....two filthy,amoral atheists representing a nation that still has at least some good,decent Catholics living here.Of course with Osama Obama there's no such thing as a coincidence...having chosen them is a not so subtle display of contempt for the Catholic Church.
11 posted on 03/15/2013 7:52:44 PM PDT by Gay State Conservative ("Progressives" toss the word "racist" around like chimps toss their feces)
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To: FlingWingFlyer

Not tacky, in the Pope’s face. Tne regime is daring the pope to refuse communion to these out of grace, unforgiven, unrepentent sinners. He must first send them to the penitent’s booth to repent of their sins. Let the louts face that rite.


12 posted on 03/15/2013 7:53:08 PM PDT by Louis Foxwell (Better the devil we can destroy than the Judas we must tolerate.)
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To: ConorMacNessa

I agree with the sentiment but it was Jimmy Durante (The Shnoz), not William Bendix, who made that phrase famous.


13 posted on 03/15/2013 7:55:23 PM PDT by Bernard Marx
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To: Jeff Chandler

If what happened to Cardinal Bernard Law today is true — I don’t think they would dare receive Communion.

In fact, I would not even be surprised if they are denied entrance to the Mass at the orders of Pope Francis.


14 posted on 03/15/2013 7:55:42 PM PDT by Salvation ("With God all things are possible." Matthew 19:26)
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To: NKP_Vet

Pelosi??!!?!! You have got to be kiddin. What an insult!


15 posted on 03/15/2013 7:56:33 PM PDT by Ray76 (Do you reject Obama? And all his works? And all his empty promises?)
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To: surroundedbyblue

Yeah I agree. It’s appalling.


16 posted on 03/15/2013 7:57:11 PM PDT by Ray76 (Do you reject Obama? And all his works? And all his empty promises?)
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To: NKP_Vet

He should excommunicate both of them in public and on TV.


17 posted on 03/15/2013 7:57:42 PM PDT by eyedigress ((zOld storm chaser from the west)/ ?)
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To: Salvation

I doubt that the Pope has any idea who Pelosi and Biden are or what their politics are. It is a mistake to assume that everybody in the world is tuned in on U. S. politics.

They’ll prance right up and receive.


18 posted on 03/15/2013 7:58:13 PM PDT by Jeff Chandler (WHAT DIFFERENCE DOES IT MAKE?)
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To: eyedigress

They have excommunicated themselves by supporting abortion and euthanasia, among other things.


19 posted on 03/15/2013 8:00:46 PM PDT by Salvation ("With God all things are possible." Matthew 19:26)
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To: surroundedbyblue

“I equate this to Barry flipping the bird to our Holy Father.”

You are right. Our Holy Father in Heaven is certainly disgusted by the things happening in Rome.


20 posted on 03/15/2013 8:01:07 PM PDT by logitech (Who's here so vile, that will not love his country? If any speak, for him I have offended)
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To: NKP_Vet

Why didn’t he just send Sandra Fluke with them and complete the picture...?


21 posted on 03/15/2013 8:03:40 PM PDT by massmike (At least no one is wearing a "Ron Paul - 2016" tee shirt........yet!)
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To: Jeff Chandler

Francis may or may not know who these two are and they may or may not receive the Eucharist. Be assured that God knows....and that is all that matters...

Biden and Pelosi are either ignorant, possessed or both....we should pray for their conversion and the conversion of all.


22 posted on 03/15/2013 8:07:22 PM PDT by longfellowsmuse (last of the living nomads)
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To: Bernard Marx
I don't recall hearing Durante having said that - not contradicting you - just remember it from "Life of Riley" in the early 50's.

Durante was one of a kind - a National Treasure!



Where are the survivors of the massacre at Benghazi? The silence of the Obama Regime on this question is deafening!

Fiat Justitia, Ruat Coelum!

Genuflectimus non ad principem sed ad Principem Pacis!

Listen, O isles, unto me; and hearken, ye people, from far; The LORD hath called me from the womb; from the bowels of my mother hath he made mention of my name. (Isaiah 49:1 KJV)

23 posted on 03/15/2013 8:08:29 PM PDT by ConorMacNessa (HM/2 USN, 3/5 Marines RVN 1969 - St. Michael the Archangel defend us in Battle!)
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To: Jeff Chandler

I find it a little hard to believe that a Pope wouldn’t know who is second in line to the most powerful man on earth, or who the previous Speaker of the House (3rd in line is, especially when they are representing the United States of America and are coming to him.


24 posted on 03/15/2013 8:09:19 PM PDT by ansel12 ( August 29,2008 A Natural Born Reformer inadvertently unleashed within palace walls, change ensues.)
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To: Salvation
Roberts no longer qualifies as he voted with the pro-death justices to force everyone to purchase abortion pills for anyone that wants them.

Nope, anyone that left finger prints on the article if death, never deserve a seat at the same table with those who affirm life.

25 posted on 03/15/2013 8:11:53 PM PDT by zerosix (Native sunflower)
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To: NKP_Vet

The last laugh is on the Catholic Church.


26 posted on 03/15/2013 8:14:40 PM PDT by Toespi
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To: NKP_Vet

What are the odds Biden will say something stupid?


27 posted on 03/15/2013 8:17:46 PM PDT by Terry Mross (How long before America is gone?)
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To: Toespi

according to whom?


28 posted on 03/15/2013 8:20:57 PM PDT by longfellowsmuse (last of the living nomads)
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To: Salvation
This Catholic could have gone. Or Scalia, Roberts, or Kennedy.

Yeah but you'd lose the chance to create scandal.

I have a question for you or any of the orthodox Catholics here. Since these dissidents (sorry, I have trouble calling them Catholics) are officially representing the US government on this trip, does Cardinal Wuerl, as abp of Washington DC, have the authority to instruct them not to present themselves for Holy Communion? Or does this request have to come from the politicians' home dioceses?

Sorry, I guess more than one question. If it must come from their home diocese, then do any of the cardinals present in Rome have authority over Biden or Pelosi's home bishop and therefore have the authority to instruct them not to present themselves for communion?

The potential for scandal is so very apparent. And the powers that be are concentrated where the dissidents will be. Is there nothing that can be done to address this before the installation Mass?

I'd love to hear our new Holy Father look over to the assembled political delegates and instruct them himself. But it seems, well, not right that it'd have to come to that when all the cardinals are there and will surely be meeting with the US delegates at some point anyway. I seem to remember that at John Paul's funeral the cardinals actually escorted the delegates to their seats. How scandalous if they do that without instructing them to STAY in their seats during communion!

29 posted on 03/15/2013 8:24:17 PM PDT by PeevedPatriot
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To: Terry Mross

I’m pretty sure there’s no line on sure things.


30 posted on 03/15/2013 8:25:08 PM PDT by mykroar (Sig is pending a Conservative party.!!)
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To: NKP_Vet

No Communion for you two!


31 posted on 03/15/2013 8:28:10 PM PDT by Clint N. Suhks (The amount of ammo you need is determined after the gunfight.)
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To: PeevedPatriot

Sending the House minority leader is odd. It’s purpose is to insult.


32 posted on 03/15/2013 8:30:35 PM PDT by Ray76 (Do you reject Obama? And all his works? And all his empty promises?)
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To: PeevedPatriot

Pelosi would be formally excommunicated by her Bishop in CA. and likewise for Biden in his diocese.

But the have excommunicated themselves by supporting pro-abortion and pro-euthanasia votes.


33 posted on 03/15/2013 8:31:09 PM PDT by Salvation ("With God all things are possible." Matthew 19:26)
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To: PeevedPatriot
More:



34 posted on 03/15/2013 8:32:00 PM PDT by Salvation ("With God all things are possible." Matthew 19:26)
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To: zerosix

Have you read the articles about Roberts being blackmailed by Obama?


35 posted on 03/15/2013 8:34:24 PM PDT by Salvation ("With God all things are possible." Matthew 19:26)
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To: FlingWingFlyer

What it is, imho, is barry attempting to soothe all the other CINO’s who voted for his sad behind. As well as taunting the new pope. I can’t write what I wish for here in public.

*my ‘p’ key is busted, can’t capitalize it for his Holiness.


36 posted on 03/15/2013 8:41:54 PM PDT by AllAmericanGirl44 (Fluck this adminstration of misfits.)
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To: NKP_Vet

We’ll see. Either way, it will be very telling.


37 posted on 03/15/2013 8:42:20 PM PDT by onedoug
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To: Toespi

According to Pelosi and Biden, of course. Their very presence at this event is a protest against the churches doctrine. These two are being sent as the US Catholic emissaries? They vehemently and openly support gay marriage and the murder of babies and the church has yet to condemn them? They will set an example, receive communion and be on their way.


39 posted on 03/15/2013 8:47:19 PM PDT by Toespi
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To: Salvation

Thanks for the fast reply. I understand the self-excommunication thing. That hasn’t stopped Biden or Pelosi from presenting themselves anyway. I’m wondering if anyone in Rome (other than Francis) has authority to tell them to stay in their seats or if only their home diocesan bishops have authority to tell them not to present themselves for communion at the installation Mass.


40 posted on 03/15/2013 8:51:28 PM PDT by PeevedPatriot
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To: Salvation
Yes but if he was and didn't resign then he's even worse than those who believe in forcing everyone to pay for abortion drugs, willingly!

One can only be blackmailed if one goes along with the blackmailer.

Roberts has a duty to resign not give Obama cover like Patraeus did.

41 posted on 03/15/2013 8:52:46 PM PDT by zerosix (Native sunflower)
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To: NKP_Vet
Joe Biden and Nancy Pelosi will represent the United States at Pope Francis’ Inaugural Mass

Wow. What do we have against the Pope?

42 posted on 03/15/2013 8:52:53 PM PDT by Jeff Winston
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To: Salvation

Salvation, can you elucidate regarding Cardinal Law?


43 posted on 03/15/2013 8:53:09 PM PDT by Aggie Mama
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To: NKP_Vet

It would be hilarious if they turned up, were immediately seized by the Swiss Guard, and dumped outside the Vatican, in the back alley where they put the garbage.


44 posted on 03/15/2013 8:54:13 PM PDT by Viennacon
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To: Aggie Mama

http://search.yahoo.com/search;_ylt=A0oG7h867UNR5XkAFUul87UF?p=cardinal%20bernard%20law%20massachusetts&fr=sfp


45 posted on 03/15/2013 8:57:32 PM PDT by Salvation ("With God all things are possible." Matthew 19:26)
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To: zerosix

The truth will come out about all of this. I still like Roberts because he is a constitutionalist.


46 posted on 03/15/2013 8:58:33 PM PDT by Salvation ("With God all things are possible." Matthew 19:26)
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To: Aggie Mama; Salvation

I’m curious too, Law is doing fine and is in Catholic retirement I believe, maybe even in Italy, is he still a Cardinal, or doe he still hold a title?


47 posted on 03/15/2013 9:05:59 PM PDT by ansel12 ( August 29,2008 A Natural Born Reformer inadvertently unleashed within palace walls, change ensues.)
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To: Salvation

I don’t know anything about his “so-called blackmails” but I do know if Roberts is a Constitutionalist, he would be the first person who should know it was his obligation to resign upon his being blackmailed, not succumb to a felony and subject 220 million people to an unconstitutional law!


48 posted on 03/15/2013 9:24:33 PM PDT by zerosix (Native sunflower)
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To: massmike

Fluke and the ghoul Sebelious would really compleat the insult


49 posted on 03/15/2013 9:24:45 PM PDT by Blackirish (Forward Comrades!!!!!!!!!)
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To: zerosix

Roberts would not resign and give Obama an opportunity to select another liberal judge. He’s too smart for that.

This was about his adopted children, for goodness sake. Check it out. It was on FR. Roberts had been in tears according to reporters before that vote.

I think there is a lot more to this story that we do not know now, but will know in the future when Obama is impeached for such actions.


50 posted on 03/15/2013 9:32:59 PM PDT by Salvation ("With God all things are possible." Matthew 19:26)
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