Wednesday, March 10, 2010

The truth about the Church and Galileo

The Political Housewyf has an informative, interesting post that details the complexities of the Galileo/Church dust-up, and shows that it was not as simple as a truth-seeker being oppressed by the entire hierarchy of the Catholic Church.

1 comment:

Ginkgo100 said...

Yeah, the conventional story leaves out the part about Galileo publicly insulting the Pope, after being told NOT to insult the Pope no less.