ENVIRONMENT
06/01/2017 05:15 am ET Updated Jun 01, 2017

Christian Conservative: Jesus Wouldn't Want Me To Care About Global Warming

Erick Erickson's comments drew a sharp reaction on Twitter.
Erick Erickson says being a good steward for the Earth doesn't mean he has to care about global warming.
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Erick Erickson says being a good steward for the Earth doesn't mean he has to care about global warming.

What would Jesus do about climate change? According to one self-described Christian, not much. 

Conservative pundit Erick Erickson fired off a tweet Wednesday saying his savior called on him to be a good steward for the planet... but that concept doesn’t extend to global warming:

The tweet drew a sharp response from many, including other Christians, and no small amount of bemusement from Erickson, who suggested people read the replies to get “your laugh for the night.” 

Here’s a sampling: 

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