The Pope’s Carbon and Luther’s Katherine

Pope Francis the other day expressed his full support for ‘carbon taxes’ – carbon ‘pricing’, if you will – a punitive measure to reduce the use of carbon-based fuels, combustion of which produces carbon dioxide, which causes, as the current ‘consensus’ has it, global warming, apparently, now, of the apocalyptic sort.
The Holy Father is quoted as saying:
For too long we have collectively failed to listen to the fruits of scientific analysis, and doomsday predictions can no longer be met with irony or disdain,
Before adding,
faced with a climate emergency, we must take action accordingly, in order to avoid perpetrating a

Praise the Lord