If you missed it, yesterday after Pope Francis went to Italy’s presidential palace for his first state visit, we couldn’t resist calling for a caption contest for this Paul Haring photo of the pope with Italian President Giorgio Napolitano.
Well, it wasn’t really a contest with prizes (we’ll leave that to our friends at The Catholic Weekly in Sydney, Australia) and we weren’t going to declare winners or runners-up. That’s good because so many captions were suggested, especially on our Facebook page, that it would be hard to declare an overall winner. (I won’t even mention that on a Friday afternoon after a busy week, I’m not feeling very ambitious.)
But there were some great ideas that should not go unnoticed. For instance, this was a clear favorite among some at CNS:
And here’s one with a historical reference (if you don’t get it, just reread our story):
Or, there’s simple:
As I indicated above, be sure to check out the comments on our Facebook page as well. Right now there are 170 replies there. (You don’t need to be a Facebook member to look.)
Or, suggest your own below.