Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. Quote selected by Ilia Delio from Science and Christ. Delio, Ilia, Editor. From Teilhard to Omega Co-Creating an Unfinished Universe, New York: Orbis Books, 2014.
"Fundamentalism, whether it appears as creationism or scientism, misses the mark...and holds the mind captive..."
Kathleen Duffy, SSJ
"Fundamentalism, whether it appears as creationism or scientism, misses the mark. It holds the mind captive rather than letting it soar. Teilhard was one of the first to provide a viable alternative. Reading the Word as metaphor allowed him deeper insight into the heart of a God who loves without bound; seeing the cosmos as a place of ongoing creation allowed him deeper insight into the mind of a God who is unknowable." Read more...
Rediscovering Teilhard's Fire
Kathleen Duffy, SSJ, Editor
"Evolution is God coming to be at the heart of the cosmos."
Ilia Delio, From Teilhard to Omega-Co-creating an Unfinished Universe.