The latest Vatican line: Homer Simpson is Catholic

Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa and Maggie Simpson make a 'yellow' carpet appearance to mark their cinematic debut July 26, 2007. Confetti bursts, paparazzi and hundreds of screaming fans greet the family as they arrive at the Universal Cineplex Theatre at CityWalk in Orlando, Fl. ( AP Photo/ Universal Orlando, Kevin Kolczynski)

October 19, 2010 8:11:17 AM PDT
The Vatican newspaper has declared that Homer Simpson is part of the pope's flock - a claim that leaves "The Simpsons" TV producer baffled.