Pope Challenges Big Bang theory

Pope Benedict XVI
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Vatican City - Pope Benedict is offering his thoughts on how the universe was created.   Thursday, the Pope said God's mind was behind the complex scientific theories such as the Big Bang, and Christians should reject the idea the universe was created by chance.

The Pope has rarely talked about specific scientific concepts such as the Big Bang, which scientists say caused the formation of the universe some 13.7 billion years ago.

The Pope added scientific theories on the origin and development of the universe and humans leave many questions unanswered.