A Mystical Survivor!


  • Diarmuid O'Murchu Sacred Heart Missionary Congregation, London




Teilhard, new cosmology, evolution, mysticism, spirituality


Teilhard de Chardin was a seminal figure of twentieth century spirituality. His Christ-centred evolutionary vision inspired new strands like that of Creation-Spirituality and the New Cosmology. While cherished by scholars for his scientific-theological synthesis, his enduring impact belongs to a wider spiritual landscape. He has helped to inspire a new wave of mysticism, celebrating the integration of creation and spirituality, a synthesis that resonates strongly with spiritual seekers of our time.

Author Biography

Diarmuid O'Murchu, Sacred Heart Missionary Congregation, London

Resource Counsellor, Sacred Heart Missionary Congregation (MSC), 60 Highbury Park, London N5 2XH,


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How to Cite

O’Murchu, D. (2005). Teilhard: A Mystical Survivor!. Journal for the Study of Religion, Nature and Culture, 10(1), 99–108. https://doi.org/10.1558/ecot.