In his speech, the pope quoted 14th-century Byzantine emperor Manuel II Paleologus who said: "Show me just what Mohammed brought that was new, and there you will find things only evil and inhuman, such as his command to spread by the sword the faith he preached."
This is the second time something like this has happened before Ramadan. (Last year they published the cartoons)
I wonder why doesn't he mention the glorious 'crusade' in the name of the cross, or the spanish inquisition that tortured muslims until they converted to Christianity, or the millions of women the church killed claming them to be witches.
If not that, maybe he should give a lecture on how blacks, by the decree of God, were inferiors and designed to be the slave of the white man.
In the beginning it seems as if this irrational and brainless statement has been given by bush, but when it's coming from an educated man of religion, it's distressing.
The guy has no idea about what he's talking about and is adding fuel to the fire.I'm not saying no muslim has done anything bad, but to insult Prophet Muhammed PBUH is crossing the limits
And in the end what can we expect form an ex - nazi turned pope.