The perverse Pope seems to be harsher on unbelievers of man-made climate change than on real sins condemned in the Bible.
It is appropriate to refer to Francis as the perverse Pope because he uses his authority to label manmade climate change skeptics as perverse. There was a time when the Church referred to the idea of same-sex marriage as perverse, but I don’t think he would get as enthusiastic a response from politicians and the media if he spoke that way about homosexuality.
The Associated Press reports, “Pope rebukes climate deniers as ‘perverse’ in Bonn message.”
Francis issued a message to the Bonn meeting, which is working to implement the 2015 Paris accord aimed at capping global emissions.
He claimed four attitudes were wrong in dealing with climate change.
“We must avoid falling into these four perverse attitudes, which certainly don’t help honest research and sincere, productive dialogue,” he said.
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