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Vatican makes history: Pope allows Islamic prayers, Koran readings

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Posted By: MissMolly, 4/20/2019 5:34:24 AM

For the first time in Vatican history, the pope allowed for the reading of Islamic prayers and Koran readings from the Catholic facility. The readings and prayer came as Pope Francis met with Israeli President Shimon Peres and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas in Vatican City, a gathering designed to pray for Middle Eastern peace. A Holy See spokesman said the prayers were supposed to be a “pause in politics,” Breitbart reported. The pope said, too, that he hoped the interfaith prayers would foster peace specifically between Israelis and Palestinians, the news outlet said.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: voxpop 4/20/2019 5:36:52 AM (No. 39743)
Yeah. That’ll work. For sure.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: BarryNo 4/20/2019 5:45:09 AM (No. 39749)
Wow!

I´m thinking this q qualifies him as an anti-christ, or a Judas priest at the very least.

When are they going to allow Christian prayers at Mecca, or Temple Mount?

Or is that ´insensitive´?

s/o
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Reply 3 - Posted by: IowaDad 4/20/2019 5:49:27 AM (No. 39750)
Yup -- and heading five times a day for the rebuilt Notre Dame.

I did propose that Notre Dame be rebuilt only by Catholics, only for Catholics. But we can´t even trust Catholics to protect their own religion. Is there enough room in Hades?
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Marjbaldwin 4/20/2019 5:54:25 AM (No. 39739)
Game over - Comrade Frank is fully exposed. If The Church doesn´t get rid of him quick, the decay will be irreversible.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Toby Ten Bears 4/20/2019 6:03:58 AM (No. 39718)
The Pope is playing a very dangerous game. It´s as if he is blind to history and blind to what Islam´s end game is. He´s an idiot... not even a useful idiot.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: M2 4/20/2019 6:13:20 AM (No. 39720)
Jesus said, “I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one comes to the father except by me.“ Is there something ambiguous about this that the Pope cannot understand? And no, Muslims do not worship the same God that Christians worship, the God of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob. In fact, “You shall have no other gods before me.“ A man wrote their holy Scriptures. God wrote ours. These two religions do not meet anywhere. I see in this act that the Pope desires to destroy Catholicism.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Safari Man 4/20/2019 6:28:20 AM (No. 39722)
Worst
Pope
Ever
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Reply 8 - Posted by: F15 Gork 4/20/2019 6:34:11 AM (No. 39731)
If you don’t like standards or traditions, heck just get rid of them. Notre Dame isn’t the only thing that’s burned to the ground.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: FunOne 4/20/2019 6:49:30 AM (No. 39719)
Chickens invite the fox into the hen house.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: The Remnants 4/20/2019 7:10:34 AM (No. 39744)
He cannot kneel in front of The Blessed Sacrament, supposedly because of his arthritis, but he has no problem kneeling to kiss the feet of those from Sudan. The man has crossed the line from pitiful to pathetic, and I´m afraid that those whom he wishes to impress are mocking him behind his back.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: spacer 4/20/2019 7:12:27 AM (No. 39703)
Can´t wait for Mass in Mecca.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: dirtyjersey 4/20/2019 7:42:45 AM (No. 39741)
Be gone, Satan.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: Falconer 4/20/2019 7:47:20 AM (No. 39709)
I am not Catholic and would never commit to be under this bozo.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: PostAway 4/20/2019 7:51:13 AM (No. 39742)
What is really going on here? An attempted coup of the West? Christendom’s commitment to peace and harmony has never been the issue; not during the Crusades, not now, not ever and Pope Francis knows it. During the same week that Notre Dame almost burned to the ground and strong suspicion for arson rests on Muslims the pope goes and does this.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: Saryden 4/20/2019 7:52:06 AM (No. 39734)
Now here is some actual basis for impeachment!
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Reply 16 - Posted by: tisHimself 4/20/2019 7:57:04 AM (No. 39723)
St Michael the archangel, pick up the courtesy phone...
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Reply 17 - Posted by: Nimby 4/20/2019 8:13:48 AM (No. 39730)
And the idiot pope’s reasoning? Does he want to go to Mecca?
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Reply 18 - Posted by: JunkYardDog 4/20/2019 8:15:35 AM (No. 39737)
Who is this Devil masquerading as the Pope??

Think of all the knights who died in the Crusades-this charlatan is disavowing them as sure as liberals disavow our war dead in Arlington Cemetery but far worse. And he does this during Holy Week? After the tragedy at Notre Dame. This man is not fit to be a Catholic, much less a Pope.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: JayD 4/20/2019 8:18:40 AM (No. 39717)
Useful idiot.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: volksford 4/20/2019 8:19:01 AM (No. 39705)
Speaking of collusion...
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Reply 21 - Posted by: stablemoney 4/20/2019 8:20:06 AM (No. 39728)
This Pope should be removed from office. The Catholics would not allow behavior of this type from protestants.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: udanja99 4/20/2019 8:24:18 AM (No. 39727)
If I´m not mistaken, Muslims believe that, once they have prayed in a location, that location becomes part of Islam. That Frankie did this during Holy Week is especially heinous, though any date at all would have been terrible.

“A pause in politics”? This idiot should not be involved in politics at all - it’s not his job. His job is leading the flock and saving souls. This member of his flock is getting less and less likely to stay there.

Bring back Benedict!
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Reply 23 - Posted by: Ida Lou Pino 4/20/2019 8:35:45 AM (No. 39707)
Up Next - - Readings from the Communist Manifesto.

Pope Cheech - - what a guy!
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Reply 24 - Posted by: kiwikit 4/20/2019 8:41:39 AM (No. 39712)
Nice correlation between drop in number of Catholic members and the installation of Francis. . . Let´s have a Catholic Pope for a change or re-install Benedict. Francis is the choice of the
leftists and as usual they destroy anything good; we´ve been watching their destruction of the USA, it´s ethics and morals for political correctness and now Francis is doing the same to the Roman Catholic Church.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: bubby 4/20/2019 8:49:07 AM (No. 39724)
As a Protestant I can´t take communion in a Catholic church but a Catholic can take communion in my church. But the fake religion islam can offer koran readings and islamic prayers. Islam is nothing more than a totalitarian political movement seeking world domination and subjugation of all people and if you don´t conform to their sick and twisted political ideology they will eventually kill you. Won´t be long before the Pope says the God of the Bible and the islamic god allah are the same!
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Reply 26 - Posted by: Burninfilm 4/20/2019 8:52:05 AM (No. 39704)
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Reply 27 - Posted by: Burninfilm 4/20/2019 8:53:30 AM (No. 39746)
"Woe unto them who call evil good and good evil, who embrace darkness for light." The Catholic Church is history.
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Reply 28 - Posted by: lakerman1 4/20/2019 8:57:12 AM (No. 39735)
Isn´t hatred of gentiles embedded in some muslim prayers? And other goofy things?
I recall some concern expressed after 9/11/01, when there was a bizarre interfaith service at the National Cathedral, and some translations of prayers were done.
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Reply 29 - Posted by: Namma 4/20/2019 9:09:56 AM (No. 39716)
I am begging to think this pope is like hussien. A closet moozzie
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Reply 30 - Posted by: Aubreyesque 4/20/2019 10:18:16 AM (No. 39713)
Ok, here it is guys: if you are of Catholic persuasion and are disheartened by the Pope´s willingness to fall to heresy and abandon the Faith as it was put into his hands, but don´t know where to go to continue the Catholic faith:

Please consider what I term a Western Orthodox church: the Anglican Catholic church. Just that name plus dot Oh Arr Gee will take you to a site that will explain who we are.

My mother once joked not long after I joined this church that I was now more Catholic than she was. We love our God, our country, and adhere to a church that was practiced before the Great Schism. Please consider us.
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Reply 31 - Posted by: ramona 4/20/2019 10:28:19 AM (No. 39726)
The Church of England has already gone this route, along with American Episcoplians and other leftist Protestant denominations. Excuse me while I lay down so you can run me over with your semi load of Sharia.
Ramona (the Pest)
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Reply 32 - Posted by: Starboard_side 4/20/2019 10:37:28 AM (No. 39738)
Believe #22 is correct.

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Reply 33 - Posted by: TexaTucky 4/20/2019 11:12:36 AM (No. 39708)
You all DO realize this is not something new. In fact, Ms. Chumley reported this in June, 2014. When it actually happened.
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Reply 34 - Posted by: DVC 4/20/2019 11:36:50 AM (No. 39733)
This really is a Pope with the intent of destroying the Church.
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Reply 35 - Posted by: Golden Goose 4/20/2019 12:08:47 PM (No. 39745)
This Pope . . .

Everybody calls him Psycho. Any of you guys call him Francis, and he´ll kill ya!
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Reply 36 - Posted by: ginadee 4/20/2019 12:16:04 PM (No. 39732)
The old come back reply you have more than likely heard "Is the Pope Catholic?
This one I truly wonder about.
For the sake of the church, this pope must be removed, replaced, retired or whatever it takes to get relieved of his Papal Authority.
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Reply 37 - Posted by: Sunhan65 4/20/2019 12:40:51 PM (No. 39747)
Well, what can you do? Those of us who pointed out early on that Pope Francis was a socialist and a moron were chastised by some of our more ardently Catholic fellow L-Dotters. We were gently chided that we were buying into liberal propaganda and missing the Pope´s secret, sophisticated plan.

It´s not so secret anymore. Francis is a socialist and a moron. Once again, Catholics have been betrayed by the Peter Principle. No, not the commission to Peter that founds papal authority in the words of Jesus Christ. I´m referring to the Peter Principle that says men rise to the level of their incompetence.

I don´t know whether Francis is a incompetent administrator, but I do know he´s a lousy Pope. It´s happened before, and it will happen again. No doubt we will hear that this is all part of God´s plan.

When Winston Churchill was told he had failed of re-election in 1945, his wife said, "Perhaps it´s a blessing in disguise." Churchill replied, "If it is a blessing, it is remarkably well-disguised."

Pope Francis is remarkably well-disguised.
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Reply 38 - Posted by: Moritz55 4/20/2019 12:55:59 PM (No. 39729)
As always, MissMolly, your article was enlightening. Thanks for posting.
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Reply 39 - Posted by: ladycatnip 4/20/2019 1:14:10 PM (No. 39721)
Wondering why an article printed in 2014 was posted? At my first read of it I was incensed but the 2nd time I read the date and was perplexed. What the pope did back in 2014 is still horribly disturbing, especially as a conservative Catholic and in light of the burning of Notre Dame - which was no accident. The pope has been silent on the other thousands of church and cathedral decorations. I´m wondering if these prayers and readings are still going on because muslims are at the fore of iconoclasm.
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Reply 40 - Posted by: ladycatnip 4/20/2019 1:15:54 PM (No. 39714)
Opps, cathedral desecrations not decorations
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Reply 41 - Posted by: ScarletPimpernel 4/20/2019 5:40:24 PM (No. 39725)
Jorge Bergoglio is a wolf in sheep´s clothing. I won´t be surprised to see the Vatican suffer the same fate as the National Cathedral in Washington, D.C., which performs same sex weddings and also allows Muslims to enter for their Friday prayers, which Muslims must surely see as a conquest for Islam. The National Cathedral suffered heavy damage from an earthquake a few years back. Yes, there are earthquakes in Rome, too.
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Reply 42 - Posted by: hammondb3 4/20/2019 6:58:18 PM (No. 39715)
First, get over the narrow-minded notion that the Pope is anything other than a man.

Second, get over the notion that the Catholic Church has a special standing with the Almighty.

Third, accept the fact that the Church consists of those who follow Christ, regardless of their congregational affiliation or even lack thereof.

Organized Christianity is every bit as susceptible to the inner machinations of politicization as any other group of humans. The size of the Catholic Church makes it particularly so as the power it wields is directly proportional to the corruption that must be applied to protect it.

Do not get me wrong. There are good Catholics, but they get their goodness from Christ - not the Pope. They get their salvation from Christ, not the Pope and not Mary... and no saint who has passed before them.

Tomorrow morning we celebrate the resurrection of the only One who is the Way, the Truth and the Life. It is HE who took on death and won the battle for all who trust in Him. It is HE who, according to Paul, is actually the Creator.

Anyone who worships a man or woman, dead or alive, is missing the whole point of Christianity.
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Reply 43 - Posted by: doctorfixit 4/20/2019 7:22:55 PM (No. 39706)
OK, Pope Commie I, read me the one that tells Muslims to chop off your head. Then volunteer.
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Reply 44 - Posted by: gorzabozo 4/20/2019 9:14:05 PM (No. 39740)
LOL #35: Great quote from the movie ´Stripes´ with Bill Murray and John Candy.
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Reply 45 - Posted by: Strike3 4/20/2019 9:45:37 PM (No. 39748)
Frank is not an idiot, he knows exactly what he is doing and why. It´s closer than we think.
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Reply 46 - Posted by: NYbob 4/20/2019 10:00:18 PM (No. 39710)
No current Martin Luthers out there in the Catholic Church?
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Reply 47 - Posted by: Ratslayer 4/21/2019 4:26:30 AM (No. 39736)
Pink Pope needs to go!
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Reply 48 - Posted by: cheeflo 4/22/2019 8:22:34 PM (No. 39711)
Why? It makes no sense.

Does he think that Muslims will reciprocate by allowing Christian worship in mosques? He´s not wishing hard enough.
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The U.S. Postal Service on Tuesday started a two-week test transporting mail across three Southwestern states using self-driving trucks, a step forward in the effort to commercialize autonomous vehicle technology for hauling freight. San Diego-based startup TuSimple said its self-driving trucks will begin hauling mail between USPS facilities in Phoenix and Dallas to see how the nascent technology might improve delivery times and costs. A safety driver will sit behind the wheel to intervene if necessary and an engineer will ride in the passenger seat. If successful, it would mark an achievement for the autonomous driving industry and a possible
Democrats Embrace Socialism:Are We
Headed Towards 'Atlas Shrugged'?
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Posted by Hazymac 5/21/2019 8:45:28 AM
There's a recurring theme in American science fiction where the country loses its way, endures some horrible but cleansing disaster, and then rediscovers the blessings of liberty. You'll find it in Robert Heinlein's "Future History" stories, where the Crazy Years -- a period of rapid technological advances, decaying social norms, and mass psychosis -- leads to the backlash of a religious dictatorship. The Prophets regime is eventually toppled by a liberty-loving group dedicated to individual rights. The theme is even more pronounced in Ayn Rand's Atlas Shrugged, where a socialist regime puts the country into another Great Depression, only worse. The country's capitalists
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