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  • Pope Francis in his regalia
    Answering Pope Francis
    Pope Francis kept alive the main tradition of the Roman Catholic Church: compromise. Specifically he offered the familiar compromise between creation and evolution. But what he said will likely please no one. It certainly does not contribute...
  • Pope Francis and the Big Bang Theory
    Pope Francis and the Big Bang Theory
    Pope Francis’s view of the origins of the universe are more in line with those of Pope Pius XII, who described evolution as a “valid scientific approach to the development of humans in 1950 and Pope John Paul who reiterated that view...
  • Pope Francis Declares that "God is not a magician"
    Pope Francis declares evolution essential to understanding God
    Pope Francis has just come out with a declaration that the Big Bang and evolution are not only consistent with biblical teachings, they are essential to understanding God,the pope told an plenary assembly of the Pontifical Academy of Sciences....
  • Pope endorses evolution of alien life & UFO activity as part of God’s plan
    Pope endorses evolution of alien life & UFO activity as part of God’s plan
    In a statement before the Pontifical Academy of Sciences on October 27, Pope Francis I endorsed the view that extraterrestrial life – which he refers to as “beings of the universe” - has evolved in ways that is consistent with...
  • Pope Evolution
    Pope: Evolution and Big Bang theory are real, God in Genesis not a 'magician'
    Pope Francis issued a startling viewpoint on evolution and the Big Bang theory, commingling the two theories with the creation account as outlined in the book of Genesis. Not only is evolution and the Big Bang creation of the universe real, the...
  • Pope Francis: Big Bang, evolution thoery, and gay rights supported by pope
    Pope Francis: Changing Catholic Church? Supports Big Bang, evolution, gay issues
    Is Pope Francis changing the Catholic Church in new and more open-minded ways? The Holy See has made a revolutionary statement this week in his support of the Big Bang and evolution theory, saying that these notions may very well be real —...
  • Spiral Galaxy
    I know how God makes that tree grow
    “Evolution in nature is not inconsistent with the notion of creation, because evolution requires the creation of beings that evolve.” – Pope Francis, Bishop of Rome and Absolute Sovereign of the Vatican City State."God is...
  • Scientific American’s “EVOLUTION the human saga” continues the great myth
    Scientific American’s “EVOLUTION the human saga” continues the great myth
    The new Scientific American issue, titled “EVOLUTION the human saga,” is a perfect example of that which we elucidated in essays such as Scientific Cenobites and especially Atheist and Darwinian Science and Story Telling.Scientific...
  • Michael Gungor and wife Lisa at the 54th Annual Grammy Awards (2012)
    Answering Michael Gungor
    Michael Gungor answered his critics yesterday. In Relevant magazine he pleaded for unity of the Church. He also denounced those who called him apostate, blasphemer, heretic, false teacher, etc. over his belief in evolution. But in so denouncing,...
  • Evolution from Golden City
    Evolution: Golden City Brewery
    The evolution of beer is a long and storied series of events. What was once a barely-alcoholic, spontaneously-fermented, murky liquid in an ancient Assyrian’s clay pot has morphed and diverged over the centuries into the spectrum of styles...
  • National Academies Press offers free evolution books online
    National Academies Press offers free evolution books online
    Here's a wonderful resource to help teach evolution. The National Academies Press offers all of its evolution-themed science publications free online.One of the most helpful books is the NAP's 88-page Science, Evolution, and Creationism,...
  • Evidence for evolution
    Adam & Eve falsified by science, an atheist's view (debate excerpt)
    On Sept. 28th, John Breckenridge (Christian) did a debate with Bernie Dehler (atheist, former born-again evangelical Christian) on the topic of Adam and Eve. Can science now falsify the Adam and Eve Bible story? Bernie lays out the case in this...
  • AlexanderHamiltonStephens2
    Godly Confederacy
    During his successful campaign for the presidency in 1912, Woodrow Wilson, the former president of Princeton University, was asked whether he believed in evolution. Wilson replied, “that of course like every other man of intelligence and...
  • Evolution’s Archilles’ Heals, groundbreaking scientific discovery
    Evolution’s Archilles’ Heals, groundbreaking scientific discovery
    Disputes about the theory of evolution compared to the theory of creation never grow old. Nope, not even with the evidence that now exists for the latter. Evolution’s Archilles’ Heels is a groundbreaking film that could potentially put...
  • Talk 101
    Talk 101
    David Barash, a biologist who teaches a class in animal behavior at the University of Washington, describes in a column last week in the New York Times how, at the start of every school year, he gives his students The Talk. The Talk isn’t...