Rev. Nicanor Pier Giorgio Austriaco, OP

About Rev. Nicanor Pier Giorgio Austriaco, OP

Reverend Nicanor Pier Giorgio Austriaco, OP, received his PhD in biology from MIT in 1996 and his STL from the Dominican House of Studies in 2005. He currently serves as an assistant professor of biology and adjunct professor of theology at Providence College in Providence, Rhode Island.

Reading Genesis with Cardinal Ratzinger

The author answers Catholic creationists by arguing that contemporary exegetes have sufficient reason to go beyond a literalist reading of Genesis.

How is a Catholic supposed to read the first chapter of Genesis that details the six days of creation? In a lecture entitled, “Restoration of Traditional Catholic Theology on Origins,” given at the First International Catholic Symposium on C … [Read more...]