The origin and nature of man should be important to any thoughtful human being, of any religion or none.
“Evolution” in its deepest sense is a foundational metaphysical commitment, not a scientific theory that one could test.
The father had sent his son a copy of our book, urging him to read it so the two could discuss the evidence and arguments there.
“Well, we can’t touch the third rail, so the question becomes, How can we safely get past it?”
There is an ongoing debate about intelligent design in the Thomist system.