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Francis: Catholics Persecuted Communists?

In his Tuesday homily Pope Francis gave an example from Argentina, "I remember in my country many, many men and women, consecrated good people, not ideologists, who used to say, 'No, the Church of Christ is such and such... - This one is a Communist, get him out!'. And they chased them away and persecuted them."

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I try to go to the Vatican Pius XI Divini Redemptoris and the link goes straight to the main page w2.vatican.va/…/hf_p-xi_enc_190…
Pope Pius XI
The Communist system, with its authors and abettors condemned

We blame only the system, with its authors and abettors who considered Russia the best-prepared field for experimenting with a plan elaborated decades ago, and who from there …
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Bergoglio from Argentina, was not only an accomplice to the excommunicated communism of Castro, but also gave his name to the excommunicated Masonry Rotary club.
Bergoglio is excommunicated Latae Sentenciae because as Archbishop of Buenos Aires he collaborated with communist hiding Marxist books in the Library of the Jesuits. He also used the spiritual exercises as a facade to get the Marxist … More
Pope Pius XI– The Communist system, with its authors and abettors condemned
-Communism is intrinsically wrong and no one may collaborate with it in any undertaking whatsoever
Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith– Formal prohibition to join or favor Communist Parties – latae sententiae excommunication
Pope John XXIII– No Catholic can subscribe even to moderate Socialism – opposition between Communism and Christianity is fundamental.
VRS
"'No, the Church of Christ is such and such... - This one is a Communist, get him out!'. And they chased them away and persecuted them."
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...or rather: "this one is a heretic, get him out". Chase him away from the flock and declare anathema.
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PS Behold the "rigid persecutors":
w2.vatican.va/…/hf_p-xi_enc_193…
w2.vatican.va/…/hf_p-xi_enc_193…
www.geocities.ws/…/communism.html
paul grech
Not only a heretic but also a mad liar!
What blasphemy, now Christ is persecuting the devil. This is a result of the deranged mind of a Marxist who sees Christianity chasing atheistic communism. The disciple of the Marxist of Pedro Arrupe now is taking revenge on the name of atheistic communism.
Bergoglio accuses the political prisoners who fought against Communism with crimes of Lesa Humanity and defends Marxist terrorists.
4christum.blogspot.ro/…/bergoglio-accus…
At the moment the communist are in the periphery.....and they need mercy.....it's just that when they are in majority that's the trouble. Like the Lenin Stalin era. Like the East Germans. Like the Castro brothers Like mao and the Chineese cultural revolution like pol pot like the North Koreans like Hoxa and Albania ...... etc etc
Don Reto Nay
Socialist Argentina? When was that?
Holy Cannoli
Francis: Catholics Persecuted Communists?

Pope Francis grew up in socialist Argentina, an experience that left a deep impression on his thinking. He told the Latin American journalists Javier Camara and Sebastian Pfaffen that as a young man he “read books of the Communist Party that my boss in the laboratory gave me” and that “there was a period where I would wait anxiously for the newspaper More