ORLANDO — Sister of St. Francis Ilia Delio, melding science and theology, took her fellow women religious on a journey through the cosmos yesterday in her two-part keynote speech, “Religious Life on the Edge of the Universe,” at the Leadership Conference of Women Religious (LCWR) here. In the second part, following lunch, Sister Ilia emphasized love and authenticity.
“If we are to rethink in terms of religion, we have to think in terms of cosmology,” Sister Ilia said.
“We have to understand the order of the whole,” adding, “There is no cosmos without God, and no God without cosmos.”
Sister Ilia, director of Catholic studies and visiting professor at Georgetown University in...READ MORE