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31/10/1991 Christians admit mistake

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Where the Catholic Church Stands on Science

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Galileo: Science vs. the Church?

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Galileo - and his big idea

The Vatican released statement that Italian astronomer Galileo Galilei was right in saying that Earth orbits the Sun. In 1633 the church forced Galileo to repel under the threat of torture and sentenced him to home arrest until death. Galileo used this arrest to write one of his most famous books, Two New Sciences.
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