Skip to comments.Benedict announces resignation and lightning strikes
Posted on 02/11/2013 6:58:56 PM PST by NYer
On 11 February, the day Pope Benedict announced that he would resign, lightning struck St. Peters Basilica.
An interesting cartoon was published in German on Sunday:
Alex Murphy beat you to do it: http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-religion/2987528/posts
In Sarasota, the word is that Obama is going to campaign to be the new Pope. He figures having 1.2 billion parishioners beats the heck out of 310 million inhabitants of the U.S., more and more of whom despise him every day.
Also heard on the street is that he’s going to take the name “Pope Hope a Dope.” His campaign title: “Kiss my ring, then kiss my donkey.”
Is the bolt coming down or going up?
The first Muslim pope.
Up. It was the pope's method of submitting his resignation to God. (/sarc)
Now he's Zeus??
First thing that came to mind.
ROTFL! You beat me to it!
I would LOVE to see his bucket list.
If he had that power to announce lightning strikes then it’s good that he renounced it.
Matt.28.3 His appearance was like lightning, and his clothing white as snow.
Luke.17.24 For as the lightning flashes and lights up the sky from one side to the other, so will the Son of Man be in his day.
Rev.4.5 From the throne came flashes of lightning, and rumblings and peals of thunder, and before the throne were burning seven torches of fire, which are the seven spirits of God,
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