What is the Pope's position on evolution? Like his predecessor, Benedict XVI regards evolution as "more than just a theory." But his real concern is the transformation of Darwinian science into a moral philosophy. The Pope is right to be worried, says Carson Holloway. Darwinism may tell us a lot about biology, but it can't replace religion as a source of meaning and moral law. Unfortunately, too many evolution enthusiasts think it can.
National Catholic Reporter journalist John L. Allen Jr outlines Pope Benedict XVI's position on evolution here.