‘There were times when it seemed the Lord was sleeping’: Pope’s extraordinary confession to tens of thousands gathered in St Peter’s Square for final audience

Did the pope just say: “God sux?” The Pope used his final public appearance yesterday to reveal the toll the crises in the Catholic Church have taken on him. As a crowd of 200,000 packed St Peter’s Square, Benedict XVI admitted that in recent years God had seemed to him ‘to be sleeping’. His papacy […]

Is the Pope being exposed as another Borgia?

The scandal erupting in the Vatican is getting juicier and juicier and could potentially be even more damaging than the sexual molestation cases which earlier damaged the Vatican in unprecedented fashion.  The former head of the Vatican Bank has become the Papacy’s Enemy Number One, after police discovered a trove of documents exposing financial misdeeds […]