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God is creating at every moment of the world's existence in and through the perpetually endowed creativity of the very stuff of the world.

God is creating at every moment of the world's existence in and through the perpetually endowed creativity of the very stuff of the world.

Classical philosophical theism maintained the ontological distinction between God and creative world that is necessary for any genuine theism by conceiving them to be of different substances, with particular attributes predicated of each. ---->>>

In the nineteenth century, many Anglican theologians, both evangelical and catholic, embraced positively the proposal of evolution. ---->>>

We are the first generation of human beings to have substantial insights into the origin of our cosmos and of human life in it. ---->>>

Humanity could only have survived and flourished if it held social and personal values that transcended the urges of the individual, embodying selfish desires - and these stem from the sense of a transcendent good. ---->>>

For many decades now - and certainly during my adult life in academe - the Western intellectual world has not been convinced that theology is a pursuit that can be engaged in with intellectual honesty and integrity. ---->>>

Such an emphasis on the immanence of God as Creator in, with, and under the natural processes of the world unveiled by the sciences is certainly in accord with all that the sciences have revealed since those debates of the nineteenth century. ---->>>

The scientific perspective of the world, especially the living world, inexorably impresses on us a dynamic picture of the world of entities and structures involved in continuous and incessant change and in process without ceasing. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: English
Born: 11-29, 1924
Birthplace:
Die: 10-21, 2006
Occupation: Theologian
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The Reverend Canon Arthur Robert Peacocke MBE (29 November 1924 – 21 October 2006) was a British Anglican theologian and biochemist.(wikipedia)