The origin and nature of man should be important to any thoughtful human being, of any religion or none.
It was, and is, the most controversial Catholic document of the past century, and perhaps of any century.
The ancient model of the cosmos, which was the model presupposed by most scientists prior to the mid 20th century, was Steady State.
In my book, I argue that Thomas Aquinas’ teaching cannot be reconciled with theistic evolution.
Here are unauthorized answers to questions posed by Jerry Coyne’s blog.