Don't be shocked by Pope Francis

There are 8 comments on the Sep 20, 2013, CNN story titled Don't be shocked by Pope Francis. In it, CNN reports that:

Pope Francis makes some unexpected comments on issues facing the Roman Catholic Church on Monday, July 29. He spoke on the record to journalists on a flight back back to Italy from Brazil after finishing his first international trip as pontiff.

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Popes are Powerless

Hazleton, PA

#1 Sep 20, 2013
Excluding altar boys, the Roman Catholic Church has no power over anybody.
Dan

Omaha, NE

#2 Sep 20, 2013
Popes are Powerless wrote:
Excluding altar boys, the Roman Catholic Church has no power over anybody.
Odd then, that when the Pope speaks, every news organization in the world makes note of it.

Call them up and let them know that the Pope isn't important. They seem to think he is.
SHYKORA arts paul

Calgary, Canada

#3 Sep 20, 2013
Popes are Powerless wrote:
Excluding altar boys, the Roman Catholic Church has no power over anybody.
...you WRONG....eh...Global power...
Jimmy

New York, NY

#4 Sep 21, 2013
I want to hear more from Pope Francis!
John Aravosis

Euless, TX

#6 Sep 21, 2013
The Catholic Church is irrelevant in the USA. How many young Catholics use birth control against the church's teachings?
SHYKORA arts paul

Calgary, Canada

#7 Sep 21, 2013
John Aravosis wrote:
The Catholic Church is irrelevant in the USA. How many young Catholics use birth control against the church's teachings?
...it is USA most POWERFUL...eh...$$$...yada u...(+)...shalom
Bob

Middleton, WI

#11 Sep 23, 2013
John Aravosis wrote:
The Catholic Church is irrelevant in the USA. How many young Catholics use birth control against the church's teachings?
Good point. Most abortions are done to non-Catholics.

“Post-religious”

Since: Apr 08

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#12 Sep 23, 2013
I suppose it's refreshing that the Pope has suggested that the catholic church join the 20th Century.

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