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To: Alex Murphy
Didn't I read somewhere that, after the fiasco of Popette Joan, part of the inauguration of any new pope requires a physical examination on a “special” seat? Or is that a myth, too?
34 posted on 03/18/2013 1:34:54 PM PDT by boatbums (God is ready to assume full responsibility for the life wholly yielded to Him.)
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To: boatbums
Didn't I read somewhere that, after the fiasco of Popette Joan, part of the inauguration of any new pope requires a physical examination on a “special” seat? Or is that a myth, too?

I'm told that's part of the myth, too. The topic of the papal examination chair (possibly a commode) is covered in this thread:
Pope Joan film sparks Roman Catholic Church row

35 posted on 03/18/2013 1:45:16 PM PDT by Alex Murphy ("If you are not firm in faith, you will not be firm at all" - Isaiah 7:9)
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