02-11-2013, 03:20 PM
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Re: The Pope quits - hands in his resignation
Originally Posted by BrandonCarr39
Not that I put alot of stock into this "prophecy", but some guy by the name of St. Malachi "prophecized" that there were be 112 Popes, with the last one being called Peter the Roman.
Benedict is the 111th one, and for now the current frontrunner is Ghana's Cardinal Peter Turkson.
Prophecy of the Popes
Cardinals From Canada, Africa Lead in Papal Betting
Ghanian Cardinal Peter Turkson is the favorite to become pope after Benedict XVI resigns at the end of the month, according to Paddy Power Plc. Photographer: Gregorio Borgia/AP
Ghana's Cardinal Peter Turkson
Peter the Ghanian is not Peter the Roman
All generalizations are dangerous.