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Teilhard de Chardin, Pierre

Pronunciation: /tāˈyär də SHärˈdaN/
(1881–1955), French Jesuit philosopher and paleontologist. His theory, which blends science and Christianity, is that man is evolving mentally and socially toward a perfect spiritual state. The Roman Catholic Church declared that his views were unorthodox.

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Syllabification: Teil·hard de Char·din, Pierre

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