Papal bull

Seen in The Times, May 8, 2006:
“Pope Benedict XVI denounced careerism in the priesthood, which he defined as ‘an attempt to get to the top, to procure oneself a position through the Church, in order to serve oneself, not to serve [others]’.”

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3 Responses to “Papal bull”

  1. Tom L Says:

    And on the same day that Tom Cruise denouced vanity and self-publicity in Hollywood … or something (he didn’t, in case his lawyers are reading).

  2. Le Poulet Noir Says:

    Also, the Venerable Society of Bears denounced shitting in the woods.

  3. Tom L Says:

    And after many years, Newcastle opened its arms to coal.

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