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  • In the Comedy Central promos for this episode, Father Maxi said he's going to have a sleepover with all the boys in town. In the episode, he's going to take the boys on a boat trip this weekend to talk about Jesus.
  • This episode marks the first time Father Maxi is prominent in an episode.

References to Popular Culture

  • "The Catholic Boat" is a parody of The Love Boat.
  • The old monk in the St. Peter's catacombs, and especially the line "What do you seek, Father?" is a reference to the Monty Python movie Monty Python and the Holy Grail.
  • When Father Maxi is running through the path to get the Catholic rules document, the visuals parody the game "Pitfall!"


  • After Cartman gets his 20 dollars changed into quarters, Kyle says "So?", but instead in Stan's Voice
  • After the adults agree to be atheist, Stephen Stotch says, "Yeah! Let's kill God, yeah!", but in Randy Marsh's voice.
  • When Father Maxi returns with The Holy Document of Vatican Law, he is seen at the podium, unharmed and unscathed, despite a bishop announcing his return being there. This was most likely a recycled shot edited to include the document.

Hidden Visitor(s)

  • When the obelisk crumbles, a black visitor stands on top of it.

  608: "Red Hot Catholic Love" edit
Story Elements

Priest MaxiPope John Paul IIQueen SpiderGelgameksVatican City • "The Catholic Boat"


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