On October 8, 1996, Pope John Paul II underwent a successful operation to remove his inflamed appendix. The ‘laying on of hands’ and prayer didn’t work, so Johnny Boy had to rely upon medical science to save his life. Good thing he was Catholic and not a Christian Scientist, wasn’t it?
Who knew that surgery would be more effective than wishing? Oh, right. Doctors and medical professionals. You humans really should pay more attention to those people. Share Twisted-History to put another nail in the coffin of magical thinking.