Filipino tyrant Duterte wants all abusive Catholic priests killed

Filipino tyrant Duterte wants all abusive Catholic priests killed March 27, 2019
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IN his latest attack on the Catholic Church Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte, above, said the world would be a better place if all child molesting priests were to be killed.

Referring to paedophile priests as “sons of bitches” Duerte said at a campaign rally in Cagayan de Oro City, he would “really kill” child molesting priests.

Speaking on Sunday at a campaign rally in Cagayan de Oro City, Duterte said:

To the priests who raped children and fondled balls, you sons of bitches, I will really kill you. Why should I be afraid? If you all get killed tonight, that would be better. Then we will have a better world.

Duterte has claimed he was abused by a priest when attending Ateneo de Davao High School, a Jesuit-run institution, in the late 1950s.

He has has been relentlessly trashing the Catholic Church since before he took office in 2016.

The president also accused Catholic bishops of serving:

The rich and the elite, those who are owners of banks and other businesses.

And he said that all governments in the world that allow the Church to interfere in governance are “chaotic”.

During the rally, the President also singled out a priest who allegedly called for Duterte’s death during a homily at Mass.

What kind of religion is that? Roman Catholic Church … What kind of religion would pray for the death of another person?.

This is not the first time the President has threatened violence against clerics.

Last December the controversial leader said:

These bishops, kill them, those fools are good for nothing. All they do is criticize.

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Those remarks came just over a week after he threatened to have the “head cut off” a bishop he called “David” – believed to be Duterte critic Pablo Virgilio David, the Bishop of Caloocan, above.

David, a vocal critic of Duterte’s extrajudicial killing of drug dealers in the Philippines, said:

People who are sick sometimes do not know what they are talking about.

The bishop asked the public to pray for Duterte because he is a “very sick man.” He made the statement after the president called saints “fools” and “drunkards.”

David’s pronouncement angered the President, who said be believed the bishop might be into drugs.

David later confirmed to the media that he had received death threats from unknown people.

Earlier this month, three Philippine priests said they and some Church leaders who are critical of the president’s bloody crackdown on illegal drugs have received death threats from unknown people.

Father Robert Reyes said earlier this month:

The deadly words of Duterte against Catholics are like a dagger pointed at us. The message is clear. It’s not only people that he wanted dead but our faith as well.

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  • GPH
  • Broga

    GPH: Could you summarise this in a few sentences? From an early scan it seems like bullshit and not worth my time reading but I could be wrong.

    Please include evidence for what you state.


  • Raymond Metcalfe

    Hey folks we seem to have alive Jw on the sight. Another group that as grave problems with child abuse and covering it up. Hey do the elders in your congregation know you are here.

  • Raymond Metcalfe

    As with all religions it is obey our version of the ancient book of myths or die

  • Broga

    GPH: “and few are finding it.”

    I can help you there or at least point you to why they can’t find it. It isn’t there. It exists only of the fevered fantasies of religious dupes and you seem like a prime example.

  • Brian Curtis

    Reminder: Just because you despise Catholic priests doesn’t mean you’re automatically sane and compassionate.

  • CoastalMaineBird

    you have nothing to lose. You might even gain everlasting salvation“.

    Blaise? Blaise Pascal, is that you ? It’s you, I’ll wager.

  • Broga

    Nice one. But you know the flaws in that argument as well as I do.

  • TheBookOfDavid

    In surprise news, the Roman Catholic clergy becomes violent fascist autocrat’s adversary, instead of sycophant.

  • TheBookOfDavid

    I am sure they approve. For disabled members and others unable to spend weekends knocking on doors, spamming blog comments and social media with canned rants is the equivalent.

  • Steven Watson

    He’s posted this 29 times with another 6 variants and 2 related posts referencing fake letters in the NT. I suggest the Ban Hammer be wielded.

  • Raymond Metcalfe

    lots are now stood on the streets with their carts. A lot of them in my town seem to be old frail or in mobility scooters I stopped baiting them ages ago as I looked like a bully picking on poor defenceless old and disabled