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Old 12-03-2009, 03:44 PM
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Default Re: The Vatican and extraterrestrial life

Originally Posted by Bobby G View Post
C.S. Lewis talked about this possibility at length, in two of his three science fiction novels--Out of the Silent Planet and Perelandra--as well as in an essay called "Religion and Rocketry". Here's a commentary on it.

At any rate, I confess that I don't see what the problem is supposed to be should we discover intelligent, extraterrestrial life.
I don't see a problem either, but, of course, I'm not aware of how this could affect the Vatican's interests.

The most interesting aspect is that they would be so actively interested now.
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