So says Father Gabriel Funes, director of the Vatican Observatory. The search for forms of extraterrestrial life, he says, does not contradict belief in God. And some aliens could even be free from original sin, he speculates.
…the Vatican is organising a conference next year to mark the 200th anniversary of the birth of the author of the Origin of Species, Charles Darwin.
Not sure what to make of this. But the church is coming to Darwin a little late. That theory is on the way out. Or shall we say its evolved….
The article from the BBC: