"For in those days Jesus Christ will send them not a true Pastor, but a Destroyer." - St. Francis of …

"Act bravely, my Brethren; take courage, and trust in the Lord. The time is fast approaching in which there will be great trials and afflictions; …
mccallansteve
He will send a destroyer because that is what Catholics of today deserve
Maggie212
So interesting that the Pope took the name Francis, as if to mock.
Fischl
not new: such is exactly the method of the devil
Just me
I agree with you. I have been saying the same thing. And that is why I won't call him Francis but jorge.
John A Cassani
He took the name Francis to endorse the erroneous modern conception of a “hippie” St. Francis. He certainly mocks the real Francis. But, sadly, so do most of the Franciscans of today, especially those who have OFM after their names.
Rafał_Ovile
Symbolic, as devil is the ape of God , so a man serving the devil can be false ape of a holy man serving God... Selection of identical name by Cardinal Bergoglio to disguise acts contrary to St Francis, who was rebuilding the visible Church, is meaningful to possible fulfillment of the prophecy. In the sense that St Francis potentially prophesied his namesake that would falsly ape his life inversly …More
Symbolic, as devil is the ape of God , so a man serving the devil can be false ape of a holy man serving God... Selection of identical name by Cardinal Bergoglio to disguise acts contrary to St Francis, who was rebuilding the visible Church, is meaningful to possible fulfillment of the prophecy. In the sense that St Francis potentially prophesied his namesake that would falsly ape his life inversly by destroying the Church...