Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Fact of the Day: Pope John XII

While the details of the death of Pope John XII are disputed, the most famous story is that he was killed by man when he found the Pope and his wife in a romantic relationship. 

13 comments:

Kay said...

Oh dear, oh dear, oh dear! Tsk!

Plowing Through Life (Martha) said...

Oh, scandalous!

Christine said...

scandalous as Martha says!

Emmylou said...

Eeeeeeeeek! That's cray cray!

Manzanita said...

Oh that would make me dang mad too.

Pat Hatt said...

Shouldn't diddle around, even if you're a pope

Margaret D said...

Oh my goodness..

Stephanie Faris said...

That probably is truer than we realize. So much was covered up back then.

stephen Hayes said...

This is news to me. I mean, if you can't trust the Pope to stay away from your wife, who can you trust?

Kati said...

Haha, good story!

-Kati

Dixie@dcrelief said...

Oh that's too bad.

Caro * said...

Very bad !

bj said...

...been going on since the beginning of time, I think. :(