*Update: I’ve replaced the broken links with my new posts of the cached texts.
In addition to recent declarations that Jews needn’t be converted, and ‘we are the world’ secular humanist light shows projected onto St. Peter’s, now this:
I was amused – and appalled – at Dreher’s trenchant observation:
From his harem in Hell, Pope Alexander VI Borgia, whose family were noted fans of aesthetic (and technical!) gynecology, must be amused. Maybe it’s just me, but I find this more ridiculous than truly scandalous. It’s the sort of thing that makes the Church seem completely silly. Then again, that’s a different kind of scandal. I mean, this isn’t about female health; it’s about the basement equivalent of boob jobs. For this these cosmetic surgeons get an audience with Pope Francis?
Hey CL, where are you? Miss your commentary on stuff like this. 🙂
[Note: supposedly the Patristic Institute has denied the event is taking place there. But the Daily Mail story has not been changed or retracted, as of the time of this writing; compare the link given with the screencap: