Monday, September 17, 2012

King Solomon and the Finding of the True Cross

In Lebanon, Benedict XVI has invoked for all the common grammar of the natural law. While for Christians, he has pointed to the cross as the sign of victory. Following the example of Constantine, the emperor who guaranteed freedom of religion 
by Sandro Magister

ROME, September 17, 2012 – Of the citizens of Lebanon, just after landing at the airport in Beirut, Benedict XVI has asked the wisdom of King Solomon. In order to preserve that decisive "balance" between Christians and their brothers of other religions which can act as a "model for the inhabitants of the whole region, and for the entire world."