Posts Tagged ‘Madonna’

Madonna asks Pope Francis to meet and discuss her ‘blasphemous’ behaviour

Monday, May 9th, 2022

Madonna reached out to Pope Francis nearly two decades after the Vatican condemned her “blasphemous” behaviour. The singer — born Madonna Louise Ciccone — said she’d like a second chance to make things right, vowing she’s nothing less than “a good Catholic”. “Hello @Pontifex Francis —I’m a good Catholic. I Swear! I mean I don’t Read more

Madonna – wanted to be either a nun or movie star

Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

Madonna, entertainment world superstar, knew she wanted to be “a nun or a movie star” by the time she was in fifth grade. Then, during high school she  said she became “slightly schizophrenic as I couldn’t choose between class virgin or the other kind – both of them had their values as far as I Read more

Auckland bishop labels Madonna material highly offensive

Friday, March 4th, 2016

The Bishop of Auckland, Bishop Patrick Dunn, has described some of pop-singer Madonna’s performances as ‘highly offensive to Christianity’. Bishop Dunn’s comments, made to the New Zealand Herald, came ahead of performances by Madonna in Auckland. “There is no question in my mind that some of Madonna’s material is highly offensive to Christianity and will Read more

Philippine bishop calls Madonna ‘amoral’ over crucifix dance routine

Tuesday, March 1st, 2016

A Filipino Catholic bishop dubbed international pop diva Madonna “amoral” for climbing a stripper pole shaped like a crucifix during her concert in Manila last week. “I never thought there could be people like that who cannot tell the difference between right and wrong and are only driven by desire to make money,” said retired Read more

Singapore archbishop blasts Madonna concert

Friday, February 26th, 2016

Singapore’s Catholic archbishop has expressed the local Church’s “grave concerns” at an upcoming concert by Madonna. In a statement released on February 20, Archbishop William Goh reminded Catholics of their “moral obligation not to support those who denigrate and insult religions . . .”. Archbishop Goh added that “‘pseudo arts that promote sensuality, rebellion, disrespect, Read more