en.news Judge Mohamed Abdelsalam, the Secretary-General of Francis’ Higher Committee of Human Fraternity has written the book "The Pope and the Grand Imam: A Thorny Path - A Testimony to the Birth of Human Fraternity" (Motivate Media Group, Dubai).
John 5:43 I have come in my Father’s name, and you do not accept me; if another comes in his own name, you will accept him.
Father E. Sylvester Berry:
“...Antichrist and his prophet will introduce ceremonies to imitate the Sacraments of the Church. In fact there will be a complete organization - a church of Satan set up in opposition to the Church of Christ. Satan will assume the part of God the Father; Antichrist will be honored as Savior, and his prophet will usurp the role of Pope. Their ceremonies will counterfeit the Sacraments . . .” Published in 1921 by Father E. Sylvester Berry in his book, The Apocalypse of St. John.
"The devil has always attempted, by means of the heretics, to deprive the world of the Mass, making them precursors of the Anti-Christ, who, before anything else, will try to abolish and will actually abolish the Holy Sacrament of the altar, as a punishment for the sins of men, according to the predictionof Daniel,' And strength was given him against the continual sacrifice' (Daniel 8:12)." St. Alphonsus Liguori, Doctor of the Church. (1696-1787)
The pre-Communist Russian belief is that he will come disguised as the Great Humanitarian; he will talk peace, prosperity and plenty not as means to lead us to God, but as ends in themselves. . . .
In the midst of all his seeming love for humanity and his glib talk of freedom and equality, he will have one great secret which he will tell to no one: he will not believe in God. Because his religion will be brotherhood without the fatherhood of God, he will deceive even the elect. He will set up a counterchurch which will be the ape of the Church, because he, the Devil, is the ape of God. It will have all the notes and characteristics of the Church, but in reverse and emptied of its divine content. It will be a mystical body of the Antichrist that will in all externals resemble the mystical body of Christ...
... But the twentieth century will join the counterchurch because it claims to be infallible when its visible head speaks 'ex cathedra' from Moscow on the subject of economics and politics, and as chief shepherd of world …