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Is God Still the “Creator of Heaven and Earth?” The Darwin Effect in Theology.

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  • Is God Still the Creator of Heaven and Earth? The Darwin Effect in Theology
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  • 17 th century conflicts Galileo
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  • Choice of David and Zion Losservatore romano of Sept. 22, 2005
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  • 21 st Century Controversies
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  • 19 th 21 st century reconciliations Vatican I (1870) Pope Pius XII Divinu afflante spiritu (1946) Humani generis (1950) Vatican II (1962-65) Pope John Paul II Pontifical Academy of Sciences (1996) Pope Benedict XVI Pontifical Academy of Sciences (2008)
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  • Creation What the Bible says about creation, and why Lorenzo GHIBERTI (1425-52 )
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  • Creator of heaven and earth, of all things visible and invisible. Council of Nicaea (325) The Pantokrator presiding over all creation (Monreale, 12 th century)
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  • Medieval order The medieval understanding of the order and harmony of the universe La sainte chapelle (13 th century)
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  • The Darwin Effect Who is God? (theology) Human relations: competition or cooperation? (anthropology) May the Church alter its structure? (ecclesiology) Is there a divine plan for salvation? (soteriology) It is the combination of chance and necessary processes in a fertile universe that best explains the universe as seen by science. ~ George Coyne, S.J., former director of the Vatican Observatory.
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  • What creation tells us about God Tintoretto (1550) From the greatness and beauty of created things comes a corresponding perception of their Creator. (Wisdom 13:5)
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  • Competition or Cooperation?
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  • Evolving Church? Hierarchical Corporal
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  • The Divine Plan Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, S.J. The Divine Milieu Baptistery of Florence (11 th 12 th centuries)
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