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Pope Francis, in a hugely important, indeed historic, Encyclical on care for God's earth, our 'common home', has written a letter to "every living person".
To judge by the reaction of some members of the far-right in America, it would seem that the Pope has hit a nerve. By daring to speak a truth, that many so dearly wish to remain hidden, he has potentially begun the revolution so long sought. For too long the Church has been comfortable to wallow in pomp and wealth while focusing displeasure on the activities of consenting adults in bed.