Darwin's Ghost

Causton, Peter James
October 2006
Commonweal;10/6/2006, Vol. 133 Issue 17, p12
The article discusses the tension between Darwinian science on evolution and Christian faith. Theology must contest science's current cultural prestige and authority regarding the increasingly aggressive polemics of those who think Darwinism can explain the nature of human life. Evolution seems to tell us that the manifold beauty of creation is produced not by the Creator's benevolent design, but by the very agony that Christians have traditionally attributed to human sinfulness.


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