By Michael Chaberek O.P.
For Catholics, the query of evolution touches on all of the most vital themes: the character of God and his paintings on this planet, the character of existence, and the prestige of guy within the universe. it's also an issue of perennial controversy and confusion. a few see the Darwinian idea of evolution as an incredible agent in discrediting the Church's doctrine on construction, undermining biblically-based morality and the idea that of human exceptionalism. Others regard Darwinian concept as appropriate with biblical religion and Catholic culture. Has the Church itself "evolved"? Or are there definite truths which are everlasting and irreplaceable?
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