Petition to Pope Francis to declare Teilhard a Doctor of the Church

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INQUISITION – 30-minute video of excerpts from the play available online

30 minutes of excerpts from the staged reading of Inquisition, Paul Bentley’s play about Teilhard de Chardin and the notorious “Six Propositions” he was ordered […]

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3 November 2018 “WE ARE ALL ONE” Towards Universal Spirituality: Journeying with Christianity

CANA CONFERENCE 2018 Saturday November 3rd… Essex Unitarian Church, Notting Hill Gate, London W8 4RT 10.30am –– 5.00pm Many people today are awakening to the […]

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The British Teilhard Network

The British Teilhard Network promotes the work and vision of the priest-scientist Pierre Teilhard de Chardin – a vision of love, of fire, of convergence, of a world in evolution energised by spirit, a vision of dynamism and direction – of a universe in movement towards its ultimate consummation or completion in a ‘universal cosmic centre’ or ‘centre of centres’.
Where are we heading?
What is the meaning of life?
Teilhard gives answers to these questions based on deep thought, reflection and mystical insight.

Are you on a quest that makes sense in our world – a world of change, a cosmos in evolution? If you are, this is the site for you.

Teilhard de Chardin on Love: Evolving Human Relationships
by Lou Savary and Patricia Byrne, Paulist Press 2017. “The authors have provided a valuable contribution in this book by clearly explaining Teilhard’s doctrine of love on every level of life, from God to friendship, marriage, parenting, and human community. Their book is less a scholarly exposition on a Teilhardian doctrine of love than a masterful illumination of love as the core energy of evolving life. Each chapter clearly explains Teilhard’s insights and then provides practical ways of incorporating these ideas into daily life.”

Wagner, Einstein and Teilhard
by Dr. Rudy Hwa, Emeritus Professor of Physics at the University of Oregon, USA. “As a physicist I know Einstein’s work more than I do about the works of Wagner and Teilhard de Chardin. But my love for music, especially for Wagner’s operas, and my journey in spirituality put me at a place where I can enjoy a panoramic view of all three.”

Teilhard de Chardin

vision of love, of fire, of convergence, of a world in evolution energised by spirit, a vision of dynamism and direction.

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The Network

A network of web sites and resources dedicated to promoting the work and vision of Pierre Teilahrd de Chardin.

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Resources, publications and links to help you understand and learn more about Teilhard's vision and work.

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Pierre Teilhard de Chardin

(Photograph: Fondation Teilhard de Chardin Paris)

Who was Teilhard de Chardin?

Pierre Teilhard de Chardin (1881 - 1955) was a French Jesuit, a distinguished palaeontologist and geologist, and especially well known as a religious writer, the author of The Human Phenomenon and The Divine Milieu, and other books. He was a fervent Christian mystic, a deeply caring pastor of souls, and a thinker who developed and projected forward the meaning of the Christian gospel in the light of modern science and evolution.

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