President of Vatican Academy Attacks Climate Change Skeptic
Austin Ruse, Breitbart
In a rare display of diplomatic indecorum, Margaret Archer, the president of the Pontifical Academy of Social Sciences, has lashed out at the author of a recent essay, accusing him of hate speech and moral depravity for questioning the Academy’s position on climate change.
Pope’s Encyclical on Ecology to Be Released June 18
Deborah Castellano Lubov, Zenit
“To avoid confusion over the date of publication of the long-awaited encyclical of Pope Francis, the confirmed date of publication will be next Thursday, June 18, 2015,” the statement noted, adding, “Next week further details about the encylical will be made public in the daily bulletin of the Holy See.”
Investing Like Exxon
Jeff Siegel, Energy & Capital
It’s not as if the more than 1 billion Catholics in the world are going to stop driving their cars just because the Pope is railing against climate change.
Why Rick Santorum doesn’t want Pope Francis talking about climate change
Jessica Mendoza, The Christian Science Monitor
“It is not the business of the church to stray from the field of faith and morals and wander into the playground that is science,” Christopher Monckton, a devout Catholic who has long played a lead role in the climate skeptic movement and an advisor to former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, said at the conference. “Stand back and listen to both sides. And do not take sides in politics.”