medieval-religion: Scholarly discussions of medieval religion and culture


Marjorie Greene <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
 
 Finally, does anyone but me remember the old
notion that a pope's choosing the name "Peter" would signal/bring about the
end of the world? It seems we were quite certain of the latter factoid when
we were children.
 
Respondeo:
 
I adhere rather to the belief that it would signal the end of the world if a Pope chose the name "Wendy."
 
Bill.


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