Carnival atmosphere greets pope in Mexico

Mar 23, 2012 Full story: Star-Telegram.com 10

LEON, Mexico -- Pope Benedict XVI landed in Mexico on Friday to throngs of faithful who lined more than 20 miles of his route into the city and shouted the ultimate welcome: "Benedict, brother, you are now Mexican." Many thought such a warm reception, complete with folkloric dance and mariachis, would not greet a pope whom some consider distant and ... (more)

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MUQ

Saudi Arabia

#1 Mar 24, 2012
This is just for show....there should have been a South American Pope at Vatican....after all they form the majority of World Catholic Population.

In the dieing world of Catholic Church, the only exception are South Americans. So they should have a Pope of their own.

Do it, otherwise they will make a Church of their own and have their own Pope!!
Herman

Fort Walton Beach, FL

#3 Mar 24, 2012
The Pope is not a Mexican. He is a German and a NAZI sympathiser. He was a member of the Hitler youth that were train to shoot US Army men. He said he had no other choice. Yes he did. Too many Germans left Germany to Switzerland. How in the hell they made a Pope out of him is beyond me.

“Kiss Me You Fool!”

Since: Jan 08

Atlanta via Brooklyn NY

#4 Mar 24, 2012
And we want a President who puts the Pope's views over the U.S. Constitution?

I don't. Sorry Angry Rick, but freedom lovers would never vote for you. Who wants a President telling us to do as the Pope says?!?
paul shykora

Calgary, Canada

#5 Mar 24, 2012
..IT IS..Fun,..money $$$ and business,here...eh...
MUQ

Saudi Arabia

#6 Mar 24, 2012
Herman wrote:
The Pope is not a Mexican. He is a German and a NAZI sympathiser. He was a member of the Hitler youth that were train to shoot US Army men. He said he had no other choice. Yes he did. Too many Germans left Germany to Switzerland. How in the hell they made a Pope out of him is beyond me.
Ask those who voted for him?

Have you NEVER read the story of Prodigal Son?
ABN Ortiz

Chicago, IL

#7 Mar 25, 2012
Herman wrote:
The Pope is not a Mexican. He is a German and a NAZI sympathiser. He was a member of the Hitler youth that were train to shoot US Army men. He said he had no other choice. Yes he did. Too many Germans left Germany to Switzerland. How in the hell they made a Pope out of him is beyond me.
Herman, you sound like a jew. The reasons are obvious. Lot of German jews left through Switzerland. You had forgot to mention that point, or did you miss it on purpose? Zionism=Nazism.
guess

Los Osos, CA

#8 Mar 25, 2012
abrian ortiz, is that you??
ABN Ortiz

Chicago, IL

#9 Mar 25, 2012
guess wrote:
abrian ortiz, is that you??
Yes it is your daddy and I told you not to call me. I have disowned you because you are gay.
Lopez

Perris, CA

#10 Mar 25, 2012
I didnt look right when Ratzinger started touching and looking at the kids in the crowd as they greeted him,it was totally staged and creepy.
MUQ

Saudi Arabia

#11 Mar 26, 2012
Lopez wrote:
I didnt look right when Ratzinger started touching and looking at the kids in the crowd as they greeted him,it was totally staged and creepy.
Most of "official receptions" are like that. Why only find fault with Pope?

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