Tag: Science

Catholic universities must educate minds and hearts, pope says

Catholic universities must educate minds and hearts, pope says

| Paige Hanley | November 5, 2019 | 0 Comments

Universities must find ways to educate the “hearts and consciences” of students in an age of increasing technological advancement and shifting societal demands, Pope Francis said.

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Open skies: Vatican Observatory preparing public stargazing tour

Open skies: Vatican Observatory preparing public stargazing tour

| Carol Glatz | October 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

When people ask why the Vatican has an observatory, one Jesuit priest says it’s because it cannot afford a particle accelerator.

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Sociologists refute stereotypes about religious views toward science

Sociologists refute stereotypes about religious views toward science

| Nancy L. Roberts | September 7, 2018 | 0 Comments

“Religion vs. Science: What Religious People Really Think” by Elaine Howard Ecklund & Christopher P. Scheitle.

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Overheard – July 3, 2014

Overheard – July 3, 2014

| July 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

“In this dialogue, the Church rejoices in the marvelous progress of science, seeing it as a sign of the enormous God-given potential of the human mind.”

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Visitation sisters inspire new building for science, tech

Visitation sisters inspire new building for science, tech

| Christina Capecchi for The Catholic Spirit | January 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

The science and technology building nearing completion at Visitation School in Mendota Heights is inspired by its cloistered nuns, administrators say.

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Defending marriage:

Defending marriage:

| Jason Adkins | August 29, 2012 | 8 Comments

Good science can reinforce what we know by faith and reason

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New anatomy lab gets archbishop’s blessing

New anatomy lab gets archbishop’s blessing

| Susan Klemond for The Catholic Spirit | September 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

St. Catherine University students and professors will approach cadaver study with faith, ‘deep gratitude’

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The Genesis problem

The Genesis problem

| Father Robert Barron | February 14, 2011 | 0 Comments

How can anyone believe that God made the visible universe in six days, that all the species were created at the same time, that light existed before the sun and moon, etc., etc? How can believers possibly square the naïve cosmology of Genesis with the textured and sophisticated theories of Newton, Darwin, Einstein and Stephen Hawking?

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