The Society of Catholic Scientists is an international organization that fosters fellowship among Catholic scientists and witnesses to the harmony of faith and reason.
Every week we feature a new Catholic science great of the past. It is our hope that these biographies will be useful to teachers, students, and the general public.
Nov 30, 2020
Monsignor Georges Lemaître, Originator of the Big Bang Theory
The scientific community is now recognizing the enormous achievement of the humble priest (and brilliant theoretical physicist) Georges Lemaître who proposed the Big Bang theory 90 years ago.