Best Pope Protester In London
One protester the Pope would have liked…
It’s not every day you see Latin on a placard protesting the Pope. When the anti-papal crowd of several thousand atheists, radical feminists and gay activists gathered in London this weekend, most of the banners were pretty simple: stuff like “Nope to the Pope” and “Papa Don’t Preach.”
But later in the afternoon, on the edges of the papal motorcade, and amidst a number of cheering fans of Benedict, there was a poster raised demanding, “DROP THE FILIOQUE.”
What? You have to know a little bit of Latin, and a lot of theology and history to get that one.
Full article: HERE
However, not all of the protest placards were so ‘highfalutin.’ One of our Biblioblogging brothers, who happens to reside in London, showed up with his own message:
Yeah… he gets to sit in the ‘special’ section at the next SBL!