members, click to sign in..

4,131 active users!!Bandwidth
THURSDAY
AUG 28, 2014
Home
NewsSITE
Events & Blogs
New Audio & Video
Broadcasters
Local Church Finder
Live Webcasts
Sermons by Bible
Sermons by Topic
Sermons by Speaker
Sermons by Date
Staff Picks
CommentsALL -2 hrs
Top Sermons
VideosPDFs
Daily Log
PhotosNew Stuff!
StoresNew Stuff!
Online Bible
Hymnal
Daily Reading
Our Services
Submit Sermon
Members Only

 
RELIGION, CURRENT EVENTS, TECHNOLOGY Subscribe to the breaking newsWhat is RSS?
FRONT PAGE  |  8/28/2014
THURSDAY, NOV 17, 2011  |  6 comments
Clothing retailer Benetton pulls pope-kissing ad
VATICAN CITY – International clothing retailer Benetton pulled a provocative ad featuring Pope Benedict XVI kissing a Muslim cleric on Wednesday after the Vatican threatened legal action to protect the pope's image.

The campaign features digitally altered photos of world leaders kissing each other on the mouth, including President Obama with Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez, and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas.


CLICK HERE to Read Entire Article
www.usatoday.com

Attitude Toward Homosexuality?
|  START  |  Recommended sermons | more..
•  God's View of Homosexuality, 1 • Pastor John MacArthur | 8/8/2010
•  The Bible and Homosexuality • Dr. Stephen Jones | 4/9/2007
•  The Sin of Sodom • Voddie Baucham | 1/18/2009
•  Attitude Toward Homosexuality?Rev. Colin Mercer | 11/19/2012

   08/16/14  |  Pennsylvania Bridal Shop Latest Target of Angry Homosexuals • 9 comments
   08/04/14  |  Former Homosexual Reveals 'Unmitigated Disaster of Gay Marriage' • 37 comments
   08/03/14  |  Uganda Court Declares Anti-Gay Law 'Null and Void' • 13 comments
   08/01/14  |  One in 200 churchgoers in same-sex relationships? • 1 comments
   07/29/14  |  'Thought Police' Target NFL Super Bowl-Winning Coach for... • 51 comments
MORE RELATED ( HOMOSEXUAL ) NEWS | MORE..
   08/20/14  |  Legal-Courts Same-sex 'marriage' freight train derailed in Tenn. • 2 comments
   08/18/14  |  Former FBI says only way to defeat Islam is to crush it • 38 comments
   08/17/14  |  Creation Museum breaks ground on Noah's Ark project • 10 comments
   08/15/14  |  More Unmarried New Moms Cohabiting • 11 comments
   08/12/14  |  5-Year-Old Christian Boy Cut in Half by ISIS Terrorists • 17 comments
OTHER CHOICE NEWS | MORE..
   06/02/14  |  A Letter to SermonAudio From a Missionary to Haiti • 10 comments
   02/07/14  |  Bringing the Gospel of John to Every Home in Austin, TX • 31 comments
   01/07/14  |  SermonAudio Partners with RFC for the 2014 Family Conference at... • 1 comments
   01/01/14  |  Happy New Year from SermonAudio! • 29 comments
   12/10/13  |  SermonAudio Broadcaster Loses Historic Church Building To Fire • 3 comments
OTHER CHOICE NEWS | MORE..

COMMENTS | show all | add new  
    Sorting Order:  
· Page 1 ·  Found: 6 user comment(s)
News Item11/18/11 8:16 AM
Mercy  Find all comments by Mercy
Jim Lincoln wrote:
Agreed, The Pope and the Papacy is not entertaining. from which I get this quotation:
If you were to open the Lincoln Journal Star and see an ad with Pastor Gil kissing the local Imam, how would you respond?
6

News Item11/17/11 7:45 PM
San Jose John | San Jose, CA  Find all comments by San Jose John
Neil wrote:
I wonder if they'll try this with the Dolly Llama? Probably not; that would hit too close to home (Buddhism being fashionable among the Jet Set).
Wow. You're right. Can you imagine the hissy fits thrown by the "Free Tibet" crowd if Bennetton showed the Dalai Lama kissing Chinese leader Hu Jintao--or (gasp!) Mao Zedong?

Nelson Mandela featured with South African Apartheid leaders in similar context would probably also be too much for them.

5

News Item11/17/11 2:41 PM
Jim Lincoln | Nebraska  Find all comments by Jim Lincoln
They definitely will not try it with Muhammad remember, Support Denmark: Why the Forbidden Cartoons Matter.

Agreed, The Pope and the Papacy is not entertaining. from which I get this quotation:

John Calvin wrote:
Some persons think us too severe and censorious when we call the Pontiff Antichrist, but those who are of this opinion do not consider that they bring the same charge of presumption against Paul himself after whom we speak and whose language we adopt. I shall briefly show that Paul's words in 2 Thessalonians 2 are not capable of any other interpretation than that which implies them to the Papacy.
4

News Item11/17/11 1:18 PM
Neil | Tucson  Find all comments by Neil
Benetton is just playing the shock game, as usual — “The only thing worse than being talked about is not being talked about” — Oscar Wilde.

But one thing the papacy hates, however, is lack of reverence for papa, the “Vicar of Christ” (though history has many examples of Catholic rulers humiliating a pope). To them, it is as if Christ Himself was portrayed thusly.

However detestable popery is, we should curb our enthusiasm here, for it distracts from the real problem with the papacy, its false theology, & plays right into what Benetton wants — publicity. They know religious people have thin skin, and take advantage of it.

I wonder if they'll try this with the Dolly Llama? Probably not; that would hit too close to home (Buddhism being fashionable among the Jet Set).

3

News Item11/17/11 1:11 PM
Asten  Find all comments by Asten
"after the Vatican threatened legal action to protect the pope's image."

I can never understand why the papal antichrist gets all upset about worldly affairs such as this ad. Satan is in charge of the mammon industry and also in charge at the Vatican. So why are they constantly at loggerheads with each other?

Perhaps Benetton should have produced an ad with the papal antichrist kissing Satan. Surely the Vatican couldn't have complained about that?

2

News Item11/17/11 1:35 AM
Reader  Find all comments by Reader
Is this the end of Capitalism?
1
There are a total of 6 user comments displayed | add new comment |Subscribe to these comments
Last PostTotal
Chinese Pastor Faces 10 Years in Prison for Protesting Cross...
danfromtn2 from tennessee: "protesting against the government is not biblical..."
-5 min 
Pope Francis Says Radical Islam Must Be Stopped
observer from usa: " john yurich usa you really are arrogant to state that i am..."
-2 hrs 100 
Michael Brown confessed Jesus as his Saviour in weeks before...
helps from uk: " john uk thanks bro! i've bookmarked it for when i have a better..."
-2 hrs 116 


Men who are broken
Richard Warmack
Christ Our Peace, Pt 1

Studies In Ephesians
Sunday School
Grace Baptist Church
Play! | MP3 | RSS


Store Item
Hurting in Hope Audio Book

Alan Lester
Product: Audio Download
Free!

Rob Cooper
When God Is Late

Collinsville Bible Church
Sunday - AM
Transcript!Play! | MP3

Robert Rubino
Beheading Children: Apostate C

Galatians 4:8-11
Fellowship Baptist Church
Video!Play! | MP4

Ken Wimer
The Savior of Sinners

Gospel According to Luke
Shreveport Grace Church
Play! | MP3

Sponsor:
Voddie Baucham on Puritan Hard Drive

"Simply ast­on­ish­ing. Amaz­ing tool. I have enj­oyed my Pur­itan Hard Drive imm­ens­ely."
www.puritandownloads.com/dr..

Sponsor:
Emergency Food USA

Great tast­ing, healthy, GMO free emerg­ency food. Long term food and water stor­age.
www.emergencyfoodusa.com

Sermon:
America Revival Or Ruin
E. A. Johnston






                   
Before Christ's resurrection, it was twilight; it is sunrise now. ... Augustus H. Strong

City: Austin, TX
Gospel of John
Cities | Local | Personal
MOBILE
iPhone + iPad New!
Church App
Android
Church App
Kindle + Nook
BlackBerry
Windows Mobile, Nokia
Chromecast TV
ROKU TV
Pebble Smartwatch
Kindle Reader


HELP
Knowledgebase
Broadcasters
Listeners
Q&A
Uploading Sermons
Uploading Videos
Webcasting
Tips & Tricks
YouTube Screencasts

FOLLOW
Weekly Newsletter
Staff Picks Feed
Site Notices
RSS | Twitter | Facebook
SERVICES | ALL
Local Church Finder | Info
MP3 Play & Download
Mobile Apps
Podcasting
Video Support
Live Webcasting
Transcription Service
HIFI Option
Business Cards
SOLO | MINI | Domains
Favorites
QR Codes
24x7 Radio Stream
INTEGRATION
Sermon Browser
HTML Codes
WordPress
Twitter
Facebook
Logos | e-Sword
SOAP API

BATCH
Transfer Agent
Protected Podcasts
Upload via Email
Auto-Upload Sermons
Auto-Blog Import
Picasa | FTP | Dropbox
ABOUT US
SermonAudio.com is the largest library of audio sermons from conservative churches and ministries worldwide. All broadcasters must adhere to the Articles of Faith.

Our Services | Testimonials
Broadcast With Us!
Support Us
Advertising | Local Ads
CONTACT
info@sermonaudio.com
Copyright © 2014 SermonAudio.com.