Omega Point and Teilhard de Chardin

Oxford English Dictionary’s word for Monday 17th September is: Omega point, n. Omega point, n. [‘Theology. With reference to the writings of P. Teilhard de Chardin: a hypothesized end to evolutionary development in which all sentient life will converge into a supreme consciousness; God or Christ as this final end. Also more widely: a final purpose, an end. Cf. omega n. 1b.’] Pronunciation: Brit. /ˈəʊmᵻɡə … Continue reading Omega Point and Teilhard de Chardin

Pierre Teilhard de Chardin – Jesuit

 Biograph: Pierre Teilhard de Chardin was born on May 1st, 1881 to Emmanuel and Berthe-Adele Teilhard de Chardin. His mother was the great-grandniece of Francois-Marie Arouet, more popularly known asthe French auteur-philosophe Voltaire. He was the fourth of the couple’s eleven children and was born at the family estate of Sarcenat near the twin cities of Clermont-Ferrand in the ancient province of Auvergne. The long … Continue reading Pierre Teilhard de Chardin – Jesuit