10/09/2008 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Madonna Dedicates "Like A Virgin" To The Pope (VIDEO)

Madonna's Sticky & Sweet tour hit Rome on on Saturday, September 6th. Playing to a crowd of 60,000 people, Madonna dedicated her song "Like a Virgin" to the Pope, saying, "I dedicate this song to the pope, because I'm a child of God. All of you are also children of God." According to Reuters, "Italian newspapers gushed over the singer's electric performance and called the dedication a surprising provocation."