Fr. James F. Salmon, S.J., Ph.D.

Fr. James F. Salmon, S.J., Ph.D.

Fr. James F. Salmon, S.J., is Affiliate Associate Professor of Chemistry and Theology at Loyola University, Maryland. He received an M.A. in philosophy from Boston College and a Ph.D. in chemistry at the University of Pennsylvania, where he worked under the guidance of 2000 Nobel Laureate in chemistry, Alan G. MacDiarmid. He has taught at Loyola, Wheeling Jesuit, Johns Hopkins, and Georgetown Universities. After studying theology at Woodstock College, he was ordained as a priest, and he served as the Vice President and Treasurer of the Maryland Province of the Jesuit Order from 1987 to 1997. Inspired by the writings of Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, he founded the Annual Cosmos and Creation Conference at Loyola University Maryland in 1981 and directed the conference until his retirement in 2010. He is the author and editor of many of books and other publications that have incorporated the thought of Teilhard de Chardin, such as The Legacy of Pierre Teilhard de Chardin (Paulist, 2011).

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  1. Audio Bundle: The Intersection of Science and Theology: Evolutionary Theory and Creation + Meaning: Exploring the Big Questions of the Cosmos with the Vatican's Top Astronomer - 10 CDs Total
  2. Video/Audio Bundle: The Intersection of Science and Theology: Evolutionary Theory and Creation + Meaning: Exploring the Big Questions of the Cosmos with the Vatican's Top Astronomer - 8 Discs Total
  3. The Intersection of Science and Theology: Evolutionary Theory and Creation

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    Today, the Catholic Church understands science and religion as having a mutual and complementary relationship. Now, you can join Fr. James Salmon, S.J., in exploring how the two work together in this program. Using the writings of Jesuit priest and scientist Pierre Teilhard de Chardin as a basis, these lectures look at God’s two greatest gifts to humans: the Bible and nature. Understanding science is essential for truly grasping religion. Embark on this exploration today. Learn More
  4. Audio Bundle: Meaning: Exploring the Big Questions of the Cosmos with the Vatican's Top Astronomer + The Intersection of Science and Theology: Evolutionary Theory and Creation  - 9 CDs Total
  5. Audio Bundle: Are Science and Religion at War? + From Albert to Mendel: Explore the Lives and Discoveries of Christianity’s Scientists - 2 CDs Total

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