Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

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Noun1.Pierre Teilhard de Chardin - French paleontologist and philosopher (1881-1955)
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PHILADELPHIA Naming Jesuit Fr. Pierre Teilhard de Chardin a doctor of the church--or at least removing the "warning" from his writings--would give the Jesuit scientist and philosopher more legitimacy in the church, his supporters say And two separate petitions to the Vatican aim to do just that.
And Cardinal Christopher Schonborn wrote about de Chardin that: "Hardly anyone else has tried to bring together the knowledge of Christ and the idea of evolution as the scientist (paleontologist) and theologian Fr. Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, S.J., has done.
Several works of Fr. Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, some of which were posthumously published, are being edited and are gaining a good deal of success.