Teilhard de Chardin Quote of the Week (March 10, 2014): Healing Power of Christ


Just as in living bodies a cell, at first similar to the other cells, can gradually come to be preponderant in the organism, so the particular humanity of Christ was able (at least at the Resurrection) to take on, to acquire, a universal morphological function. Unlike what we found in the case of the first Adam, the universality of action possessed by a personal Christ is both understandable and eminently satisfying in se.

Teilhard de Chardin, Pierre (2002-11-18). Christianity and Evolution (Harvest Book, Hb 276) (Kindle Locations 487-490). Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. Kindle Edition.

About William Ockham

I am a father of two with eclectic interests in theology, philosophy and sports. I chose the pseudonym William Ockham in honor of his contributions to philosophy, specifically Occam's Razor, and its contributions to modern scientific theory. My blog (www.teilhard.com) explores Ignatian Spirituality and the intersection of faith, science and reason through the life and writings of Pierre Teilhard de Chardin (pictured above).
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2 Responses to Teilhard de Chardin Quote of the Week (March 10, 2014): Healing Power of Christ

  1. Lynda says:

    As always, Teilhard expresses the truth so beautifully.

  2. aloe vera says:

    You can definitely see your skills in the work you write.

    The arena hopes for even more passionate writers
    like you who aren’t afraid to say how they believe. All the time go after your heart.

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