One is reminded of Augustine’s famous phrase “You created us for you [Lord], and our heart is restless until it rests in you” (Confessions, I, 1). One can say that the same impulse to scientific research stems from nostalgia for God which lives in the human heart: after all, the men of science tend, often unconsciously, to reach for that truth which gives meaning to life.
Thursday, May 03, 2012
In Rome the pope briefly addressed “authorities, healthcare professionals and professors at the Catholic Sacred Heart University.” Pope Benedict began, “On this occasion I would like to offer some reflections.” One was:
Read the entire text courtesy of Vatican Radio.