Subject: Science

Life Is a Blessing: A Biography of Jérôme Lejeune — Geneticist, Doctor, Father By C
149 pages | ISBN 978-0-935372-59-5
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Life Is a Blessing: A Biography of Jérôme Lejeune — Geneticist, Doctor, Father

The father of modern genetics, Dr. Jérôme Lejeune discovered in 1959 the extra chromosome 21 responsible for the condition known as Down syndrome, which he called trisomy 21.

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Live the Truth: The Moral Legacy of John Paul II in Catholic Health Care By E
343 pages | ISBN 9780935372496
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Live the Truth: The Moral Legacy of John Paul II in Catholic Health Care

An appreciation for the papacy of John Paul II, this volume was produced shortly after his death on April 2, 2005. Two of his encyclicals come in for close examination, namely Evangelium vitae, the great essay on the good of human life, and Veritatis splendor, the Pope’s examination of act of moral judgment.

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Urged On by Christ: Catholic Health Care in Tension with Contemporary Culture By E
218 pages | ISBN 978-0-935372-52-6
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Urged On by Christ: Catholic Health Care in Tension with Contemporary Culture

As the largest non-profit provider of health care in the United States, the Catholic health care system often finds itself in conflict with a broader culture that does not appreciate the perennial values that gave birth to the idea of the hospital. These essays discuss the current challenges to Catholic identity and some of the moral questions that are at the root cause of that conflict.

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Walk as Children of Light: The Challenge of Cooperation in a Pluralistic Society By E and L
287 pages | ISBN 9780935372465
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Walk as Children of Light: The Challenge of Cooperation in a Pluralistic Society

The writers in this volume seek ways in which to cooperate with a wider culture does not necessarily share the moral vision of the Catholic Church. How does one provide health care in cooperation with others who sometimes hold view diametrically opposed to those advanced by the Church and the Western tradition?

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Environmental Stewardship in the Judeo-Christian Tradition By
119 pages | ISBN 9781880595152
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Environmental Stewardship in the Judeo-Christian Tradition

A fair and honest debate about religious responses to environmental issues should always distinguish theological principles from prudential judgments. The Cornwall Declaraion and the accompanying essays in this volume were written to do just that.

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Hardwired to Connect: The New Scientific Case for Authoritative Communities By C
84 pages | ISBN 978-1-931764-04-9
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Hardwired to Connect: The New Scientific Case for Authoritative Communities

This pioneering report draws upon a large body of recent research showing that children are biologically primed (“hardwired”) for enduring connections to others and for moral and spiritual meaning.

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God and Evolution By J
388 pages | ISBN 978-0-9790141-6-1
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God and Evolution

What does it mean to say that God “used evolution” to create the world? Is Darwin’s theory of evolution compatible with belief in God? And even if Darwin’s theory could be reconciled with religious belief, do we need to do so? Is the theory well established scientifically? Is it true?

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Creation and Scientific Creativity: A Study in the Thought of S. L. Jaki By P
205 pages | ISBN 978-0-931888-41-0
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Creation and Scientific Creativity: A Study in the Thought of S. L. Jaki

The work of Benedictine priest, theologian, and world-renowned physicist Stanley Jaki is given its first systematic study here in Creation and Scientific Creativity. Haffner also provides a full bibliography of over three decades of Jaki’s scholarship, along with a comprehensive overview of Jaki’s life and career.

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Miracles and Physics By S
110 pages | ISBN 978-0-931888-70-0
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Miracles and Physics

Scientist and theologian Stanley Jaki makes a case for recognizing the needs of modern science and of establishing a proper understanding of the miraculous in history.

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Scientist and Catholic: Pierre Duhem By S
280 pages | ISBN 978-0-931888-44-1
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Scientist and Catholic: Pierre Duhem

Stanley Jaki makes available for the first time a systematic treatment of Duhem’s work along with twenty seven selections (in English translation) from his writings. This book is a powerful testimony to the unity of faith and reason.

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