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The Vatican, Pope Francis, and the “Light Show”

 

... minus “the Light (Jesus Christ)

 

The Smoke of Satan in the Vatican
 

“from some fissure the smoke of Satan has entered into the temple of God”

Pope Paul VI June 29, 1972,

 

It would frighten any child. It should frighten all adult Catholics.


The following are pictures from the presentation, authorized by Pope Francis and the Vatican to conclude —  as the finale — the celebration for the Year of Mercy (combined with Pope Francis's Environmental Encyclical Laudato si.  

Archbishop Rino Fisichella, the president of the Pontifical Council for the “NewEvangelization (rather than the “old that emphasized Christ ... ) described the event  as:

 “unique for its genre and for the fact that it is being displayed for the first time on such a significant backdrop. These illuminations will present images inspired of Mercy, of humanity, of the natural world, and of climate changes.”

Look and listen below, and tell us where you find any images or sounds “inspired of Mercy”.

Most likely they will offend you as verging on (if not culminating in) sacrilege; they will challenge your imagination in any attempt to accommodate these images and sounds with God and Holy Mother Church.

Note that there is not one single sacred image: not of Christ, of His Holy Mother Mary, or of anything remotely tangential to Christianity

 

Be sober and watch: because your adversary the devil,  as a roaring lion, goeth about seeking whom he may devour - 1 Peter 5.8 Claws? A ghastly coterie
An alien spider? Heads of ... unknown and perhaps unknowable

Voltaire's "Noble Savage?"
Margaret Mead's Pacificist Samoans? Noble aspirations?
Utterly irrelevant Utterly irrelevant Dragon
Not a friendly hand B-52 Bombers going where ... and from? Unknown and perhaps unknowable
Whirling dervishes? Beast Snake skin?
unknown and perhaps unknowable Not a friendly encounter The Smoke of Satan in the Vatican
 

What do any of these images have to do with our culture, let alone our religion?

 

“Incorrect Images you that you will NOT find in the Light Show at the Vatican are:

 

Christ on the Cross — not allowed Jesus Christ — not invited Mary, Mother of God — personna non grata
"The Bread of Life" — not on the menu Human Babies — by-products of "Breeders" Pro-Life — conspicuously absent
Too incorrect and religious for the sensitive Chi Ro Irrelevant "tissue"  irrelevant tpo the program
 

 

Some of the Frightening, indeed, Demonic Sounds from the “Light Show”:

 

Intro to Fiat Light Show at Vatican Dec 2015

Demonic Sound 1

Demonic Sounds

Demonic Sound 2

Demonic Sounds

Demonic Sound 3

Demonic Sounds

Demonic Sound 5

Demonic Sounds

Demonic Sound 6

Demonic Sounds

Demonic Sound 7

  Demonic Sounds

Demonic Sound 4

 


 

The Twin Towers
 

Is this a subliminal commentary on the Twin Towers as the “consequence” of  “sinful capitalism”, “climate change”, and ... “payback”?

 

The music could be from a horror movie, and the images and sounds are deeply unsettling, even frightening. If these are images and sounds of Mercy — I politely refuse the offer.

And not one of the most beautiful and amazing of God
s gifts: a Baby in a mothers womb! And the presentation  was on the FEAST OF THE IMMACULATE CONCEPTION!

Beasts. Growls. Grunting. Aborigines. Almost a collage of scenes from Hell. Especially the sounds.

I am ashamed of this ... even humiliated ...



NOT ONE IMAGE OF JESUS ... or MARY ... or of the CHURCH! But everything else conceivable (and frightening) is spattered across the VATICAN!


I have no words to describe my shame as a Catholic. What a message to the world! It's not CHRIST, stupid ... it
s CLIMATE CHANGE!”

And this irreverent farce of techno-genius was the finale of the opening celebration for the Year of Mercy declared by Pope Francis? Shameful!

From all appearances, we will soon be worshipping at the zoo.

It was, in a single word, demonic.

Quo vadis, Francis?


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