Gonz: hobberwickey: Seriously, I'm not a Catholic, but I'm quickly becoming a huge Pope Francis fan. If he doesn't get himself killed I think he might to a whole lot of good in the world./How did he become pope?Yeah, I'm another non-Catholic who's on the Frankie bandwagon. Part of me wonders if the College of Cardinals collectively woke up a day or two after the conclave and said "Holy shiat! We just elected a Jesuit who's apparently serious about being a Jesuit! Can... can we have a do-over?"The guy's not going to fix everything that's wrong with the church. He's only one man, and he's only got one lifetime. But he has the potential to do a world of good.
The Flexecutioner: it's like parents telling you not to smoke when you can smell the cig breath from them a mile away.it's true ... don't smoke, but tough titty, im doing it.
johnny_vegas: The Irresponsible Captain: Never met a Chastity that wasn't a freak.[24.media.tumblr.com image 500x587]
alchemiholic: Subby may be thinking of the last Pope.
The Irresponsible Captain: Never met a Chastity that wasn't a freak.
hobberwickey: /How did he become pope?
phalaeo: opiumpoopy: The Pope wears RED shoes, submitter.The last pope did. I thought this pope shunned the custom made shoe thing.
TheShavingofOccam123: Pangea: FTA: blasting the "cult of money" that he says is tyrannizing the poor and turning humans into expendable consumer goods.Please. That's the way life has been since the dawn of humanity. The only thing new is that it's about paper/digital money instead of goods and livestockApparently, billions of people on this planet hate this woman...[images.soundspike.com image 271x194]And I don't really know why. I don't have much interest in her myself.
img src="http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/e/e6/Albino_L uciani%2C_1969_(3).jpg/220px-Albino_Luciani%2C_1969_(3).jpg">href="http://www.fark.com/comments/7753474/84250821#c84250821">TheSha v ingofOccam123:"Guarda il tuo buco di mais, amico"/wanted to remove corruption from the Vatican Bank/he met Jesus instead
miscreant: The Lady of the Lake, her arm clad in the purest shimmering samite held aloft Excalibur from the bosom of the water, signifying by divine providence that he, Francis, was to carry Excalibur
local vagrant: douchebag/hater:And no I'm not a Catholic - just a practicing agnostic who is sick of Farkers' religious bigotry.How the heck are you a practicing agnostic? What do you practice? Shrugging?
Aquapope: Can you drive a popemobile through the eye of a needle?
hobberwickey: Seriously, I'm not a Catholic, but I'm quickly becoming a huge Pope Francis fan. If he doesn't get himself killed I think he might to a whole lot of good in the world./How did he become pope?
mjones73: MrSteve007: xanadian: Isn't Pope Francis still living in that apartment or whatever the hell it's called? Or did he finally move into the papal digs?Pope Francis is staying in the communal residence, with the rest of the staff. This is his apartment:[msnbcmedia.msn.com image 600x401]And this is his personal office:[news.bbcimg.co.uk image 464x261]He'll still use the grandiose Papal residence for meeting dignitaries, but he said he'd much rather live with the people he serves, eat in the cafeteria and be able to cook for himself in the kitchen./looks like he *is* practicing what he preaches.I'd have to agree with you, he's been going against the grain on a lot of things since being elected and I love it cause he's pissing off traditionalist Catholics in the church...
Isitoveryet: Carn: God's money? Is that like monopoly money?maybe more like monopsony?
MrSteve007: Here's the BBC article about his living quarters: "Pope Francis shuns grand apartment for two rooms"
PsyLord: I hope he didn't piss off too many people. Better go check on the armor plating of his pope-mobile.
J. Frank Parnell: FTA: blasting the "cult of money" that he says is tyrannizing the poor and turning humans into expendable consumer goods.It's different when the catholic church does it, because they're selling seats in heaven.He can talk about crap like this all he wants, but as long as the catholic church is the most opulent and decadent institution on earth it's just hypocrisy.
xanadian: Isn't Pope Francis still living in that apartment or whatever the hell it's called? Or did he finally move into the papal digs?
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