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Pat Oliphant

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  1. Godfreydaniel

    Godfreydaniel said, 7 months ago

    One of the best Oliphants of the year, and thus one of the best editorial cartoons of the year! A truly inspired idea, beautifully executed. It ought to be hung up on the walls of every televangelist’s mansion!

  2. Enoki

    Enoki said, 7 months ago

    What?! I may not be a Christian but I know that Jesus never wanted to be a Pharasee or seen as some other sort of deified entity who was head or part of an organize church like the Catholic one.

  3. Ken Warren

    Ken Warren said, 7 months ago

    Great just great!
    Even the trolls, and computer program posts can’t knock it.

  4. Rickapolis

    Rickapolis said, 7 months ago

    Isn’t it sad that the extremists are all in a panic because the Pope is telling us to live like Christ? They are calling him a ‘Marxist’ instead of a Christian. And that is all you need to know about them.

  5. Michael wme

    Michael wme said, 7 months ago

    @Ken Warren

    Sorry, you were too late. A troll came knocking just ahead of you.

  6. Craig66

    Craig66 said, 7 months ago

    There is a ‘good’ pope today?
    Is that a “good” fruit on that old tree?

  7. Fuzzy Thinker (I)

    Fuzzy Thinker (I) GoComics PRO Member said, 7 months ago

    @Enoki

    “Jesus never wanted to be…part of an organized church like the Catholic one…” (Or the Hebrew one full of Pharasees). And, HE said: “Call no man Father, except your Father in Heaven”.

  8. Fuzzy Thinker (I)

    Fuzzy Thinker (I) GoComics PRO Member said, 7 months ago

    @SkepticCal

    The family did go to Egypt while Herod was mass murdering 2 year olds and babies.

  9. Reality,really?

    Reality,really? said, 7 months ago

    He made peter head of the church. This I what evolved. Warts and all. If all you see are warts you’ll never hear the message. And everyone left behind had warts.

  10. MortyForTyrant

    MortyForTyrant said, 7 months ago

    Yeah, that Francis dude is great, and this is a staunch atheist writing who lost “his” pope prematurely due to old age…

    -

    (On election of Benedict there was a huge headline in our leading tabloid, “Bild”, reading “WIR SIND PAPST!” (we are pope), never read anything more stupid in my whole life!)

  11. Gresch

    Gresch GoComics PRO Member said, 7 months ago

    … Jesus is the Messiah… the Pope is a follower of the Messiah… A nice compliment to Pope Francis, but just a theological oxymoron…

  12. Rx71Wm29

    Rx71Wm29 GoComics PRO Member said, 7 months ago

    I find it odd that Joseph, if that’s him, had a halo over his head when he and Mary frist arrived. Now Joseph has no halo but Mary still has her’s. I wonder why?

  13. Tigger

    Tigger GoComics PRO Member said, 7 months ago

    Why? You are King of The Jews

  14. dennis17

    dennis17 said, 7 months ago

    Oliphant has found some one new to idolize. For now. Liberals love the Church’s economics because it has a distributive philosophy—give to the poor while keeping a nice bit for yourself. But the Church also believes that we have souls, leading to certain inevitable positions upon things like abortion and euthanasia. And to liberals, being pro-life is akin to being pro-slavery. This doesn’t seem to bother American Catholics however since all the prominent ones not actually in the priesthood seem to be fervent advocates of abortion. (Just to be sure I make everyone mad, I support abortion myself, but I’m not a Catholic.)

  15. SABRSteve

    SABRSteve said, 7 months ago

    @Adrian Snare

    Of course we do. He said he came to save the world.

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