Baptists, the Pope and Evolution...

Bryant (
26 Oct 1996 13:06:47 -0600

In article <>,
Emir Mohammed <> wrote:

>What is this I hear about the Pope (and the church) accepting
>evolution as being real???????????????

Not really new. The Vatican scientists signed on to a letter condemning
creationism being taught as science a few years back.

>(This should be interesting...
>as we see how these "staunch" fundamentalist creationists worm their
>way out of this one - assuming, of course, that this story about the
>Pope and Evolution is true)...

The hard core fundamentalist protestants I have interacted with will
simply reply that the Pope is the Devil's puppet, or something similar.