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Old February 15 2013, 04:51 AM   #74
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Re: The Pope

Sector 7 wrote: View Post
By Catholic Church criteria, Ratzinger did not live up to their own standards.
Nobody's perfect.

And besides, at the time, he was just a kid. He hadn't even gone into seminary yet. There were no standards he could have been expected to live up to.

Like I said, we have no right to expect anyone to die. For example: If somebody comes into your place of work with the intent to rob you, you could fight back - in which case the robber would probably kill you. But if you choose to cooperate so that they, you know, WON'T kill you, that is just a normal human instinct - to want to live. Everybody has it.
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