Tuesday, September 22, 2015
Vatican offended: Obama’s 'guest list' to Pope visit insults millions of Christians.
Vatican offended: Obama’s 'guest list' to Pope visit insults millions of Christians. (BPReview).
A senior Vatican official is offended by President Obama’s choice of guests to meet with Pope Francis during his trip to the U.S., according to The Wall Street Journal, and he’s not alone.
An openly gay Episcopal bishop, a Democratic activist nun, and a cross-dressing transgender activist, are among the invitees to the White House reception greeting the pope on Wednesday.
Presidential hopeful Mike Huckabee called Obama “classless” for putting together the controversial invite list.
The Vatican is concerned that controversial guests will take pictures alongside Pope Francis and use those pictures to assume an endorsement of the gay lifestyle. The White House failed to correct – or comment – on the possibility, according to the Journal. Hmmmm........Perhaps the Pope could not find his 'Baptismal certificate'? Read the full story here. Related: Compare Barack Obama's Quotes About Islam With His Quotes About Christianity