can catholics twitter their way out of hell?

Can Roman Catholics now Twitter themselves out of Hell?I personally enjoyed doing this cartoon because it reminds me of Gandalf flying on the back of the eagles in Lord of the Rings. But here we have the Pope flying on the back of the twitter bird. Here's why:In an effort to greater use social media for the benefit of Catholics worldwide, it has been announced that the Pope will decrease your punishment for sins and shorten your stay in Purgatory via Twitter.The Vatican's Sacred … [Read more...]

the pope versus the vatican

This is what it looks like in spite of all the apologetics that are going on surrounding the pope's declaration that even atheists are redeemed and the vatican explaining what he should have meant.My theory is that the cardinals felt it was important to have a more down to earth pope, a man more in touch with real men and women, and less of an intellectual churchman like Benedict is.It is appropriate that he is named Francis, after Saint Francis... a simple, humble man of the earth in … [Read more...]

even atheists are redeemed… NOT!

There was quite a buzz last week when Pope Francis said that even atheists could be redeemed.So atheists were not only redeemed, but also impressed.But it wasn't too long before a Vatican spokesman came out with a corrective: people who know about the Catholic church can't be saved if they refuse to enter it or remain in it.It just proves again that we aren't just dealing with people, but also with systems. Even the most powerful and influential Christian in the world, the pope, is … [Read more...]

Martin Luther’s Nightmare

Pope Francis welcomes ex-pope Benedict back into the vatican. You can read about it HERE. Some people are predicting conflict and maybe even a division in the Roman Catholic Church because of differing views of the two men. Others are saying that it's no big deal and Benedict is going to spend all his time in prayer.When I read this news I immediately had an image of Martin Luther snoozing over his beer in his favorite pub having a nightmare. He fought long and hard against many aspects of … [Read more...]