Reason number a zillion and two . . .
. . . why I'm glad to be Catholic.
The Holy Father hasn't allowed himself to be mau-maued into giving an insincere apology to the Mohammedan fanatics who (let's face it) proved Manuel II Palelogos's point by committing violence in the name of their religion.
How dare you say my religion is violent? I WEEL KEEL YOU!
Nothing more need be said. Benedict is a true blessing.