Showing posts with label Peter’s Pence. Show all posts
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Thursday, December 5, 2019

Peter’s Pence Helped Fund Elton John Film, “Rocketman”

In the Vatican financial scandal serious new allegations are known
 Frankfurt aM

( "The Vatican is said to have invested income from the so-called Peter’s Pence into a mutual fund, which has invested, inter alia, in the film 'Rocketman' - a biography of the homosexual singer Elton John." This is according to the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung in an article on newly revealed details of the Vatican financial scandal.  The Vatican prosecutor is investigate among other things, for the participation of the Vatican Secretariat of State in an investment fund, with which,   "Co-funded film's production 'Rocketman' about the life of homosexual pop singer Elton John".  According to the Italian newspaper "Corriere della Sera", the FAZ reports that this is "apparently the 'Centurion Global Fund' based in Malta".

The FAZ writes: "Two-thirds of the approximately 70 million euros of the fund come, according to the report from a treasury of the Vatican Secretariat of State, into which the revenue from the so-called Peter's Pence flowed, an annual collection for the Pope."

 Link to the contribution of the FAZ: Financial scandal - Vatican finances Elton John film