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Bhankuyekule Kahise wrote:

Hi, guys —

  • What is the prophecy of Malachy?


  { What is the prophecy of Malachy? }

Eric replied:

Dear Bhankuyekule,

The prophecy of St. Malachy is a document that purports to be a description of future popes.

Most scholars consider it a forgery. It is marvelously accurate up to a certain point and time and then gets vague. There is no evidence for its existence for several hundred years after it was allegedly written.

I wouldn't put a lot of stock in it. See:

Catholic Answers also has a segment on the prophecies of St. Malachy near the end of their web page on Prophecy.


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