Posted 18 June 2015
"You might think Pope Francis would have more sense than to dabble in matters of physical science, given memories of that contretemps with Galileo. You might also think that the Vatican would know a thing or two about spotting false prophets, not to mention having a keen ear for the bearing of false witness. Yet that widsom seems to have been forgotten." Coalition member, John McLean, a climate analyst of Melbourne, writes in Quadrant on-LIne in advance of the expected Papal Encyclical on the environment.