Posts Tagged ‘big bang theory’

Vatican astrophysicists develop “radically new” Big Bang maths

Monday, May 9th, 2022

Vatican astrophysicists are offering a new way to study gravity after the Big Bang that gave birth to our universe. Published in the prestigious Physical Review D journal, Fr Gabriele Gionti SJ and Fr Matteo Galaverni’s theory suggests an alternative explanation about the way gravity might have behaved as the cosmos expanded rapidly at its Read more

Vatican – science, faith and the big bang

Thursday, May 11th, 2017

A conference themed around the big bang is being held at the Vatican Observatory this week in honour of Monsignor George Lemaitre SJ who came up with the theory in 1927. Pope Francis called for the conference. The agenda the world leading scientists, astrophysicists, cosmologists and other experts are discussing includes “black holes, gravitational waves Read more

Pope says evolution, Big Bang, fit with Catholic teaching

Friday, October 31st, 2014

Pope Francis has said that both the Big Bang theory, about the start of the universe, and the theory of evolution do not conflict with Catholic teaching. Speaking to the Pontifical Academy of Sciences on Monday, Pope Francis said scientific explanations for the world did not exclude the role of God in creation. “The beginning Read more