The media is full of stories regarding suggesting that Christians do not accept scientific theories of evolution. This is not true.
The Catholic Educators’ Resource Centre provides a number of links which deal with issues of Evolution.
Human beings have always asked “how did we get here”. The response of many cultures was to tell a story, a myth to explain creation.
Flash Movies tell creation myths in picture and sound with follow-up exercises to do. Includes the Māori creation myth Pronunciation not great.
Tiwi Creation Stories – from Australian Aboriginal mythology.
Egyptian creation myth and the great creators, Atum and Khepri.
World myths and legends in art – click on art by theme and then choose which culture you would like to know more about. Click on ‘story’ for an account of the myth.
The Christian community presents the story of Creation in the Book of Genesis.
Outline and explanation of the two creation stories in Genesis.
We are all called to be stewards and care for God’s creation.
Ecology.com – useful articles on energy, the origins of life, the solar system, environmental news.
Catholic Social Teaching challenges each of us to be responsible with God for care of the earth.
Catholic Social Teaching on Stewardship. A short slide presentation.