Tuesday, October 14, 2008

L'Apocalisse, Secondo il Vice

Begun on the Synod's opening night by the Pope himself, the much-touted televised weeklong "Biblethon" wrapped on the Italian state broadcaster RAI late Saturday (1,300 readers later) with the 22nd chapter of the Apocalypse delivered by the Secretary of State, Cardinal Tarcisio Bertone SDB...

...meanwhile, in the Aula itself, the pontiff piped up for his first impromptu intervention of the gathering earlier today... as one lay auditor asked him to start up a Bible blog.