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    • Would You Baptize an Extraterrestrial?

    • .... and Other Questions from the Astronomers' In-box at the Vatican Observatory
    • By: Guy Consolmagno SJ, Paul Mueller
    • Narrated by: Joe Ochman, Rob Shapiro
    • Length: 9 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
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    "Imagine if a Martian showed up, all big ears and big nose like a child’s drawing, and he asked to be baptized. How would you react?" Pope Francis posed that question - without insisting on an answer! - to provoke deeper reflection about inclusiveness and diversity in the Church. But it's not the first time that question has been asked.

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    • Interesting topic

    • By Bove Freedom Equity on 07-30-18

    Regular price: $28.00

    • Galileo

    • Science, Faith, and the Catholic Church
    • By: Dr. Guy Consolmagno SJ PhD
    • Narrated by: Dr. Guy Consolmagno SJ PhD
    • Length: 4 hrs and 55 mins
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    What can Galileo's extraordinary life and profound legacy teach us today? Galileo's story is a touchstone in debates about science and religion, but our preconceptions inevitably color the way we see the issues. To understand who Galileo was, what he accomplished, and what you can learn from his triumphs and failures, you need a great teacher to place him in context by exploring the cosmologies, political and religious and historical events, and famous people of his generation.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fascinating

    • By Cloudwalker5 on 08-13-18

    Regular price: $10.46

    • Higher Powers

    • The Lives and Discoveries of Catholic Scientists
    • By: Dr. Guy Consolmagno S.J. PhD
    • Narrated by: Dr. Guy Consolmagno S.J. PhD
    • Length: 4 hrs and 42 mins
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    Tracing back across 1,000 years of history, you’ll reflect on the role of faith in science with Dr. Guy Consolmagno, SJ, nicknamed the “Pope’s Astronomer”, and his friend and colleague Dr. Michelle Francl-Donnay, an award-winning professor of chemistry at Bryn Mawr College. Beginning with a brief overview of the history of science, Consolmagno and Francl-Donnay highlight Catholic contributions to medicine, mathematics, computer science, astronomy, and chemistry before arriving at the question of our place in the cosmos.

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    • Meaning

    • Exploring the Big Questions of the Cosmos with a Vatican Scientist
    • By: Dr. Guy Consolmagno S.J. Ph.D.
    • Narrated by: Dr. Guy Consolmagno S.J. Ph.D.
    • Length: 4 hrs and 51 mins
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    Explore the big questions of science and religion with a Jesuit astronomer. While science and religion have often been seen as contradictory forces, in reality they complement each other. Join a leading Catholic scientist in examining the most vital questions about the universe. Your guide, Br. Guy Consolmagno, SJ, an astronomer, will tackle the most profound aspects of existence: the hows and whys of the universe. In this brilliant course, you will ask yourself: Does science need God? Can physics prove the existence of God? How do we understand miracles?

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    • Profound Reflections on the Meaning of Life

    • By jgh3115 on 10-18-17

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    • An Introduction to the Universe

    • The Big Ideas of Astronomy
    • By: Dr. Guy Consolmagno SJ PhD
    • Narrated by: Dr. Guy Consolmagno SJ PhD
    • Length: 4 hrs and 56 mins
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    Let the beauty of astronomy inspire your contemplation of creation. An Introduction to the Universe: The Big Ideas of Astronomy will give you a deeper appreciation of the sky and our ever-growing understanding of astronomy. Your guide for this journey through the cosmos is Dr. Guy Consolmagno (PhD, University of Arizona), a renowned astronomer and director of the Vatican's astronomical observatory. In his engaging lectures, you'll deepen your sense of joy as you gaze at the stars and planets.

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    • Passionate and So Highly Infectious!

    • By VH on 02-28-18

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