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June 29, 1995, Patriarch Bartholomew then asked Christians to pray and fast to oppose the power of the Devil and to drive out demons. At that exact moment, all the faithful were startled by a lightning bolt which struck the basilica, followed by a violent summer storm.
The Glasgow Herald
December 22 1938, Rome Wednesday, A thunderstorm passing over rome this evening.A lightening rod in the vatican was struck and a number of windows and doors were shattered.
March 8 1976 Vatican City: Lightening struck vatican city saturday night and chopped an arm off of one of the 140 marble statues topping the famous colonnades in St. Peters square.
Lightening strikes at the vatican seem to be pretty common, a very quick look at google brought up a lot of reports, here`s a few of them:
Originally posted by Senduko
reply to post by Tardacus
Its not so much how often, but when
There are no coincidences.
Can you smell it? The end is upon us.
Originally posted by Destinyone
I can see it now....Pope Obama.....
Originally posted by DaMod
reply to post by riverwild
Noteworthy.... The next one is supposed to be the Devil himself (aka if you thought Adolph was evil you have another thing coming).....
I really really hope that one isn't true.edit on 11-2-2013 by DaMod because: (no reason given)