Jesus was not splendid

Humble? Yes. Loving us all, pagan and Catholic alike? Absolutely. The trouble with the show Vatican Splendors at the Minnesota Historical Society is that it Papparazzies several centuries of Popes and reduces Jesus to a queer figure bragging at Emmaus that he’s already resurrected from the dead and is now fixing to ascend to Heaven when he can teach his dozen apostles how to fish men instead of Sea of Gallilee marine creatures. Continue Reading