Evolution and Christian Faith in South America: Following American Footsteps?


While many efforts of reconciliation of Evolution and Christian Faith have arisen in recent years, especially in North America and Europe, there was also a revival of fundamentalist movements pressuring public opinion and politics. Is this two-way scenario also seen elsewhere, such as in South America? This communication will analyze the current developments of the evolution and Christian faith debate in South America, with emphasis in its largest country: Brazil.