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‘I Have a Mustard Seed,
and I’m Not Afraid to Use It’

PJ Media, by David P. Goldman

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Posted By:StormCnter, 2/12/2013 4:55:31 AM

All who love the Free World heard with sadness today’s news of the abdication of Pope Benedict XVI, whose physical infirmity caused him to step down from the chair of St. Peter. As the shepherd of the founding institution of the West, Benedict personally embodied its best traditions. (Snip)In the face of great controversy, Benedict cited the Byzantine emperor Manuel II Paleologue: “Show me just what Mohammed brought that was new, and there you will find things only evil and inhuman, such as his command to spread by the sword the faith he preached.”

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: reilly, 2/12/2013 6:55:03 AM     (No. 9171459)


"...the founding institution of the West." I like that line, Spengler!


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Reply 2 - Posted by: sgtfox of the jarhead clan, 2/12/2013 7:14:41 AM     (No. 9171477)

This even caught Obama by surprise. He has told his people to work up a list of possible replacements so he can appoint a new Pope as soon as possible.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: nonsense, 2/12/2013 9:14:28 AM     (No. 9171692)

#2 funny. I thought I read that Mr. o. said he worked closely with the Pope. Bet you didn´t know that. Is there nothing that escapes the touch of his talents?

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