Category: Science & Faith

Big Bang to be Named in Honour of Priest

The International Astronomical Union has voted in favour of a recommendation to rename the official term for the Big Bang Theory to acknowledge the contributions of Belgian priest and astronomer Georges Lemaître to the scientific theory of the expansion of the universe.

Out of this World: Vatican’s Care for Creation includes Final Frontier

From Pope Gregory XIII’s observational tower built in the Vatican Gardens in the 16th century so celestial studies could aid the reform of the calendar to Pope Leo XIII, who officially re-founded the Vatican Observatory in the late 19th century, popes have kept their eyes fixed on the heavens.

Jesuits: New Discovery of Planets Gives Hope

By Carol Glatz The quest to find life on other planets got a boost when astronomers confirmed the existence of at least seven Earth-sized planets orbiting a red dwarf star just 40 light years...

Should We Still Believe in Miracles?

In a world of science, does it still make sense to believe in miracles? Deacon Bernard Farrell-Roberts explains why we can. grew up believing in miracles because I was told by the Church that...