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Pope Will Enjoy Netanyahu’s Gift If He Has Guilty Conscience

By: JTA

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu presented  Pope Francis Monday with a copy of the book “The Origins of the Inquisition in Fifteenth Century Spain,” a Tel Aviv scholarly publication of some of the worst things the Catholic Church has done to Jews.

The book was written by the Prime Minister’s late father Benzion, who wrote of the Spanish Inquisition, when the church persecuted, and often executed, masses of Jewish converts to Catholicism who were accused of secretly practicing Judaism.

Prime Minister Netanyahu and the pope met for approximately 30 minutes, and Sarah Netanyahu encouraged him to fulfill his promise to visit Israel.

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11 Responses to “Pope Will Enjoy Netanyahu’s Gift If He Has Guilty Conscience”

  1. Be nice to the Pope please,,,,

  2. Be nice to the Pope please,,,,

  3. He will bring peace and prosperity in next few years… Then capom..The real Prince of Peace will arrive….,, The Messiah,The God of Israel,The one that I am Holy to unbuckle His sandal. The voice that crying from the wilderness say so…. Repent..

  4. Sure, the pope, what a mensch. After 2000 they’re waaay behind on those. And we’re supposed to get all warm and fuzzy when a Christian isn’t a son of a bitch? Last time I looked the vicarious crap has never cut it.

  5. Linda Rafkin says:

    I love Prime Minister Netanyahu! I love his love for Israel and the Jewish people! No apologies for his outspoken stance for Israel's protection and for the world. His brilliant clear headed approach in his fight of anti-semitism is outstanding. I doubt his late father's book “The Origins of the Inquisition in Fifteenth Century Spain” will be read but such a wonderful gift to be placed inside the Vatican! Way to go Bibi!

  6. Al Espinoza says:

    I love the jewish people

  7. I love the The G-d of Isreal peace unto you jacob :)

  8. Carolin Knox says:

    I freakin’ love Bibi!! That is too funny! Would have loved seeing that little scene play out…….haha!

  9. Yechiel Baum says:

    He wont read it since his ancestors did it so he would not be reading something new!

  10. he didnt just persecute the Jews, all those who would not pay homage to the pope in Rome. that included protestants, and huguenots mostly from France.

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