‘We pray for him’- Bishop says Duterte a ‘very sick man’

‘We pray for him’- Bishop says Duterte a ‘very sick man’

‘We pray for him’- Bishop says Duterte a ‘very sick man’

‘We pray for him’- Bishop says Duterte a ‘very sick man’

A Manila prelate on Friday urged Catholics to pray for President Rodrigo Duterte, whom he described

as a “very sick man” after the firebrand leader called saints “stupid” and “drunkards.”

On November 1, Duterte once again sparked anger in Asia’s biggest Catholic nation for poking fun at Christians’

‘We pray for him’- Bishop says Duterte a ‘very sick man’

celebration of “All Saints Day,” saying in jest that the Church should just recognize him as a patron saint instead of observing the holiday.

‘We pray for him’- Bishop says Duterte a ‘very sick man’The acid-tongued leader’s mockery of the All Saints’ Day contradicts his presidential message for the Christian

festival, where he urged Catholics to “emulate our saints.”

 

‘We pray for him’- Bishop says Duterte a ‘very sick man’

In a social media post, Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines vice president and Kalookan Bishop Pablo

Virgilio David told the faithful to remember one of Christ’s teachings: “To be merciful when dealing with sick people.”

‘We pray for him’- Bishop says Duterte a ‘very sick man’

“There’s nothing new about our saints called ‘fools and drunkards.’ St. John the Baptist called ‘devil-possessed.’

Jesus himself called a ‘glutton and a drunkard, a friend of tax collectors and sinners,’” David wrote in a Facebook post.

‘We pray for him’- Bishop says Duterte a ‘very sick man’

Bolted horns with Church

“I think it should obvious to people by now that our country led by a very sick man. We pray for him.

We pray for our country,” he added.

‘We pray for him’- Bishop says Duterte a ‘very sick man’

Hence, the gigantically known Duterte has over and over bolted horns with the Church, which appreciates‘We pray for him’- Bishop says Duterte a ‘very sick man’

a noteworthy political and social clout in the overwhelmingly Catholic Philippines and has effectively battled

‘We pray for him’- Bishop says Duterte a ‘very sick man’

against his lethal war on medications.

Further, Duterte prior blended up a hornet’s home after he considered the Christian God a “doltish bastard” for making Adam and Eve just to enable their immaculateness to decimated by enticement.

‘We pray for him’- Bishop says Duterte a ‘very sick man’

In the midst of stewing kickback, Duterte pledged to promptly leave if Christians can demonstrate that their God exists through a selfie. He later issued an open statement of regret and advised religious specialists to “never utilize the name of God as a front to assault the legislature.”

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