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There are 7 comments on the The Morning Call story from Jul 17, 2009, titled Pope Benedict XVI fractures wrist in a fall on vacation in the .... In it, The Morning Call reports that:

Pope Benedict XVI broke his right wrist in a fall during his vacation in the Italian Alps, officials and the Vatican said Friday.

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New Law

Roseland, NJ

#1 Jul 17, 2009
A fall? Riiiiiiiiiiiiight. That wrist has been under so much strain all of these years I am amazed it lasted this long....
Don Schenk

Allentown, PA

#3 Jul 17, 2009
Ed Rendell wrote:
karma for all the kid touching
Isn't it amazing about how all you ignorant bigots bring up something like that in response to a news story that doesn't even touch on the matter?

For one thing, Penn State professor (and Episcopalian) Philip Jenkins pointed out in "Priests and Pedophiles" (Oxford University Press) that the incidence of sexual abuse among Catholic priests is no more common than it is with ministers and rabbis. For another thing, the U.S. Department of Education estimated, in 2004, that the incidence of sexual abuse in the public schools is "at least 100 times worse" than with Catholic priests.
(And if you doubt that, read the stories about local ministers and schoolteachers in the Morning Call.)

Besides, Benedict XVI was never accused of approving of, let alone committing, sex outside of marriage.
over see er

Blairstown, NJ

#4 Jul 17, 2009
vacaiton chalet we know were he spends the peoples money! i guess he sliped getting out of the hot tub while tripping over some young fillie
Justin Time

Allentown, PA

#5 Jul 17, 2009
Vacation chalet in the Alps? I'm not a Catholic, but don't priests take a vow of poverty? I liked the last guy better.
What Vow Of Poverty

Burlington, CT

#6 Jul 17, 2009
Revelation 17 Verse 6
And I saw the woman drunken with the blood of the saints, and with the blood of the martyrs of Jesus: and when I saw her, I wondered with great admiration.

Revelation 18 Verse 12
The merchandise of gold, and silver, and precious stones, and of pearls, and fine linen, and purple, and silk, and scarlet, and all thyine wood, and all manner vessels of ivory, and all manner vessels of most precious wood, and of brass, and iron, and marble,

Revelation 18 verse 15
The merchants of these things, which were made rich by her, shall stand afar off for the fear of her torment, weeping and wailing,

Revelation 18 Verse 16
And saying, Alas, alas, that great city, that was clothed in fine linen, and purple, and scarlet, and decked with gold, and precious stones, and pearls!

Revelation 18 Verse 17
For in one hour so great riches is come to nought. And every shipmaster, and all the company in ships, and sailors, and as many as trade by sea, stood afar off,

Revelation 18 Verse 18
And cried when they saw the smoke of her burning, saying, What city is like unto this great city!

Revelation 18 Verse 19
And they cast dust on their heads, and cried, weeping and wailing, saying, Alas, alas, that great city, wherein were made rich all that had ships in the sea by reason of her costliness! for in one hour is she made desolate.
jason

Cranbury, NJ

#7 Jul 17, 2009
a little too much communion wine :)
how hung was carridine

Sunbury, PA

#8 Jul 17, 2009
god works in mysterious ways.

the pope knows that the real god out to get all those phoney catholic scumbags.

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