The Pope has come out against global warming, saying it will be the death of the planet and humanity.
Of course he used far more flowery words than that but that is the crux of his pontification from on high.
Quite apart from the irony of a religious leader whose faith believes that the end times will be the start of our salvation and the second coming of our Lord, opposing the very thing that is talked about in the end times as disclosed in Revelations and other books of the bible.
‘The earth will be completely laid waste … the earth mourns and withers, the world fades and withers…'(Isa 24.3,4)
Isaiah prophesied extreme heat plaguing the world – heat severe enough to kill people:
‘Therefore … the inhabitants of the earth are burned, and few men are left’ (Isa 24.6)
The book of Revelation speaks of the same end time events and predicts extreme weather as part of God’s judgement upon the nations. There will be fierce, scorching heat:
‘The fourth angel poured out his bowl upon the sun, and it was given to it to scorch men with fire. Men were scorched with fierce heat …’ (Rev 16.8,9)
All pretty dire stuff that I would have thought the Pope would have welcomed as signs of the end times.
But, hey since he raised the issue and seeing as how he sees it as vitally important for our continued existence let’s see what the Pope intends to do about it all.
Well…nothing…it is everyone else’s problem apparently. Read more »