Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

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Noun1.Pierre Teilhard de Chardin - French paleontologist and philosopher (1881-1955)
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Their optimism draws heavily on the writings of Jesuit theologian Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, on his evolutionary understanding of humanity and religion that sees transformation as part of a progressive, teleological process.
The result is a veritable archeology of Berry's thought, from Confucius through Giambattista Vico to Pierre Teilhard de Chardin.
The 19th-century French Jesuit philosopher Pierre Teilhard de Chardin describes the collaboration in glorious terms: "God is, in a sense, at "Do not human beings have a hard service on earth, and are not their days like the days of a laborer?
Cuomo was an unusually cerebral politician, giving to musing at length about anything from fiscal policy to the Jesuit philosopher Pierre Teilhard de Chardin.
The confused ideas that Teilhard spread against the traditional conception of Paradise, the First Adam and the Church's doctrine of Original Sin are explained in great detail in Chapter VII of Teilhardism and the New Religion, A Thorough Analysis of the Teachings of Pierre Teilhard de Chardin.
Following Pierre Teilhard de Chardin's death in New York on Easter Day in 1955, his family started to publish writings that he had not been allowed to publish during his lifetime.
Here I explore the role played by the distinguished prehistorian and Jesuit priest Pierre Teilhard de Chardin (1881-1955), making use of documents concerning Piltdown curated in the Natural History Museum in London, and further relevant documents in the Teilhard de Chardin Foundation and the Jesuit Archives (Vanves, Paris).
In 1959, Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, a paleontologist and Jesuit priest, published The Phenomenon of Man, putting forth a theory in which he argued that evolution takes place within a spiritual dimension.
2) Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, The Divine Milieu (New York: Harper Torchbooks, 1960 [orig.
Haught, of course, chose Darwin to speak for evolution, and those familiar with his other work will not be surprised that he chose Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, one of the first to attempt a full-fledged theology of evolution, to speak for Deity.
Pierre Teilhard de Chardin's concept of the transcendent state of mind and the evolving consciousness of the universe lies at the core of Don DeLillo's short novel Point Omega (Scribner).