1. Divine Action Topic: Stoeger, Willam R., S.J. The Immanent Directional...
Willam R., S.J. The Immanent Directionality of the Evolutionary Process, and its Relationship to Teleology."
Is there an Immanent
directionality in nature? If so, can science discover it or must we turn to
philosophy and theology
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2. Divine Action Topic: Heller, Michael. Chaos, Probability, and the Comp...
the same Logos immanent in the
structure of the universe.
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3. Divine Action Topic: Clarke, Chris. The Histories Interpretation of Qu...
as of a guidance that is immanent in the concrete flow
of events and yet transcendent , not contained in any horizon. He uses the idea
of entrainment in quantum theory, where previous events are realized in the
present, to describe
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4. Divine Action Topic: Russell, Robert John. Special Providence and Gene...
the laws of
nature, and the immanent Creator of all physical and biological complexity,
acting continuously in, with, under, and through the processes of nature. But
can we press the case further and think of Gods special providence in
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5. Divine Action Topic: Peters, Ted. The Trinity In and Beyond Time."
the economic and the immanent
Trinity we take the temporality of the world into the divine life of God. To substantiate this move, Peters turns to
the understanding of temporality in physics and cosmology . His overall aim is to show that
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6. Physics Topic: The Theology of Creation
of creatio continua . As immanent
to the world, God acts continuously to create and sustain the
world now and in the future. The creation tradition rejects a
deism in which God's only creative act was at the beginning of
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7. Divine Action Topic: Peacocke, Arthur. Chance and Law in Irreversible ...
ground of being. God is also immanent in the world, continuously
creating all that is through its inbuilt evolutionary processes. These
processes, revealed by the natural sciences, are in fact Gods action in the
world, and eventually include
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8. Evolution Topic: The Darwinian Revolution
the universe obeys immanent laws that account for natural phenomena.
The workings of the universe were brought into the realm of science:
explanation through natural laws. Physical phenomena could be
accounted for whenever the causes
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9. Evolution Topic: Darwin's Discovery: Design without Designer
but simply the outcome of immanent , blind, processes.
There were, however, many theologians, philosophers, and scientists
who saw no contradiction then nor see it now between the evolution
of species and Christian faith. Some see evolution as
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10. Evolution Topic: Natural Selection as an Opportunistic Process
or resulting from some immanent force
driving the process towards definite outcomes. Biological evolution
differs from a painting or an artifact in that it is not the outcome
of a design preconceived by an artist or artisan.
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