(Fr.) Gregor Mendel


#1

Was Gregor Mendel an ordianed priest? What was the church’s view of him? Thanks! :slight_smile:


#2

Yes, he was an ordained priest of the Augustinian order. He became abbot of his monastery. Here is a link to learn more about him.

newadvent.org/cathen/10180b.htm


#3

Be aware that this article was written about 1911, genetics has moved on since then. The biographical details of Mendel are correct.

rossum


#4

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