Bergoglio and the Pro$perity Gospel:
Rich man, poor man — Self-proclaimed billionaire televangelist Kenneth Copeland leads “Pope” Francis the Humble in prayer at the Vatican on June 24, 2014. The ecumenical encounter took place during a three-hour meeting with a delegation of Protestants, including a luncheon at Santa Marta Inn. (image: kcm.org/fair use)
by Francis Del Sarto
Prosperity theology (sometimes referred to as the prosperity gospel, the health-and-wealth gospel, the gospel of success, or seed faith) is a religious belief among some Protestant Christians that financial blessing and physical well-being are always the will of God for them, and that faith, positive speech, and donations to religious causes will increase one’s material wealth.
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Francis Makes a Mess:
12,000-Word Interview creates Chaos among Novus Ordos
It’s happened again. Jorge Bergoglio — the man the world calls “Pope” Francis — has opened his mouth once more and thereby created nothing short of chaos. The Rev. Antonio Spadaro, S.J., editor-in-chief of La Civilta Cattolica, conducted a lengthy interview with the Impostor Pope during the month of August (2013) in the Casa Santa Marta, where Francis resides.
Before we delving into some highlights — or lowlights — of what Francis said, we are providing first of all a link to the full text of the interview: