20th January 2008

“The Vatican loves to interfere in the politics of other nations but will brook no interference in, or criticism of, its own affairs.”

Terry Sanderson

3 Responses to “20th January 2008”

  1. Hypatia Says:

    It’s a great wheez…

    They’re a sovereign state – when it’s most convenient…
    They’re a global faith – when it’s most convenient…
    They’re a group of autonomous local organisations – when it’s most convenient…

    Kinda makes it hard to get a handle on them.

  2. Terence Meaden Says:

    None of the people (always men it seems) who run the big religions or who invent religions don’t want to be criticised.
    Rat the Pope, or is it Pope the Rat, is no different from L. Ron Hubbard in this.

  3. Terence Meaden Says:

    Sorry to have put two negatives into the foregoing, when I meant to use only one.

    None of the people (always men it seems) who run the big religions or who invent new religions want to be criticised.