As ciências naturais e a fé cristã face às grandes questões do Cosmos e da Criação


  • Alexandre Freire Duarte Faculdade de Teologia da Universidade Católica Portuguesa; CEHR: Centro de Estudos de História Religiosa



ciências naturais, fé cristã, criação, evolução, leis da natureza, escatologia


No diálogo (mais ou menos anguloso ou rombudo e com resultados divulgados popularmente de forma assaz descuidada) entre a fé cristã e as ciências naturais há um conjunto de temáticas, relacionadas com a Criação e o Cosmos, que, versando aparentemente sobre realidades idênticas, têm mantido incompreensões injustificadas. Este estudo dá atenção, sucintamente, em cinco dessas temáticas – que percorrem o arco do existente (passado, presente e futuro) – e tenta mostrar o que um crente cristão pode pensar e, se a ocasião se proporcionar, afirmar sustentadamente sobre elas.

Biografia do Autor

Alexandre Freire Duarte, Faculdade de Teologia da Universidade Católica Portuguesa; CEHR: Centro de Estudos de História Religiosa

Doutor em Teologia pela Universidad Pontificia Comillas (Madrid- Esp). Professor na Faculdade de Teologia da Universidade Católica Portuguesa, no Centro de Cultura Católica do Porto e no Instituto Católico de Viana do Castelo. Contato:


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