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Holy Saturday Ostension
From the Vatican website, Pope Francis’ message on the display of the Shroud. OSTENSION OF THE HOLY SHROUD VIDEO MESSAGE OF HIS HOLINESS POPE FRANCIS Holy Saturday, 30 March 2013 Dear Brothers and Sisters, I join all of you gathered before the Holy Shroud, and I thank the Lord who, through modern technology, offers us …
Turin Shroud dated to first century!
For centuries, scientists scoffed at biblical accounts of cities and peoples for which there was no historical record or physical evidence. However, over the past 200 years, archaeologists have uncovered proof of the existence of many. Cities previously thought to be fabricated by biblical writers include: Arad Bethel Capernaum Chorazin Dan Ephesus Gaza Gezer Hazor …
Pope Francis I – St. Malachy’s final pope?
In St. Malachy’s prophecy, the final pope (and the 112th since his death) would be referred to as Petrus Romanus, or “Peter of Rome”. There is no obvious connection, but was is interesting is the fact that Francis I (the former Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Argentina) is actually the son of ITALIAN parents.Time …
Can a body without a head survive?
With the recent resignation of Pope Benedict XVI and the pending conclave to choose his replacement, who’s in charge of the Catholic Church? The answer: Cardinal Carmerlengo Tarcisio Bertone. As official chamberlain to the former Pope and Vatican Secretary of State, Bertone is in charge of running the church, working with three assistants (cardinals) who …
Shroud of Turin ostension – March 30 2013
The Vatican has announced this morning that Pope Benedict XVI, as one of his last acts as Pontiff, has authorized an exhibition of the Shroud on the Italian television network RAI Uno on March 30, 2013. It will be the first televised ostension of what Benedict calls “The Icon of Holy Saturday” in 40 years. I …
Is demonic possession really poltergeists?
A recent segment by Animal Planet has suggested demonic possession, like the one depicted in the movie “The Exorcist”, could actually be the work of a poltergeist. Paranormal researchers have examined a number of cases of alleged demon possession and determined the physical manifestations of the victim are consistent with reports of malicious poltergeists. Other …
St. Malachy’s prophecy – Is the next Pope the last?
While on a trip to Rome in 1139, an obscure Irish bishop had a vision. But St. Malachy’s prophecy did not surface until 1590, over four hundred years after his death. At the time, every Pope who had reigned during the prior four hundred forty seven years had been correctly identified by St. Malachy via …
Papal resignation – conspiracy theories
Is it simply old age, or is Pope Benedict doing something that hasn’t been done in 600 years for another reason? The rumors are flying around the inter-webs, but popular ones include: 1. There is a scandal about to rock the Catholic Church 2. On-going sex abuse allegations against priests 3. Additional details about his …