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An arch-conservative cardinal chosen by the Pope to deliver this yearâ€™s Lenten meditations to the Vatican hierarchy has caused consternation by giving warning of an Antichrist who is â€śa pacifist, ecologist and ecumenistâ€ť.
Cardinal Giacomo Biffi, 78, who retired as Archbishop of Bologna three years ago, quoted Vladimir Solovyov (1853-1900), the Russian philosopher and mystic, as predicting that the Antichrist â€świll convoke an ecumenical council and seek the consensus of all the Christian confessionsâ€ť.
The â€śmassesâ€ť would follow the Antichrist, â€świth the exception of small groups of Catholics, Orthodox and Protestantsâ€ť who would fight to prevent the watering down and ultimate destruction of the faith, he said