Re: New Pope Francis!
That thread had become redundant and offensive for either part of the discussion, it was due to be closed IMHO. I'm still shocked mods closed it thoug.
If redundancy and offensiveness are grounds for closing threads, TF might as well hang it up and turn out the lights now.
For Dante, it follows then, that the only way to get into Hell is to insist upon it. One must deliberately exclude himself from grace by hardening his heart against it. Hell is what the damned have actively and insistently wished for.
The man that hath no music in himself, nor is not moved with concord of sweet sounds is fit for treasons, stratagems and spoils. The motions of his spirit are dull as night and his affections dark as Erebus. Let no such man be trusted. Shakespeare