Wolfgang Smith & The Pitfall of Astrophysical Cosmology

“We propose now to look at the big bang scenario from a theological perspective. Leaving aside the question as to whether this cosmology is factually correct, we shall treat it as a kind of myth or icon, a symbol to be read. What, then, does the big bang signify? What above all strikes one is … Continue reading Wolfgang Smith & The Pitfall of Astrophysical Cosmology

Saint Thomas Aquinas on Creation

The Connection Between the Following Considerations and the Preceding Ones “I meditated upon all Thy works: I mediated upon the works of Thy hands” (Ps. 142.5). [1] Of no thing whatever can a perfect knowledge be obtained unless its operation is known, because the measure and quality of a thing’s power is judged from the … Continue reading Saint Thomas Aquinas on Creation