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Galileo is the prime example of the modern physicist He devised methods of observation description and analysis that today we take as the basis for all physics He was seen as a challenger to the church and therefor was not permitted to finish his studies Galileo theorized that the solar system was heliocentric and this caused him many difficulties The church forced Galileo to revoke his theory and declare it as only hypothesis to the public Galileos condemnation was unjust due to the lack of warning the unjust behavior towards science by the church and through unfair treatment towards Galileo Galileo became very ill mannered towards the church when a Dominican priest Thomas Caccini preached a sermon directed at Galileo denouncing his theories on the solar system It is then that Galileo became infuriated with the church He then began constantly confronting them with scientific reasons opposing the scriptures in the bible He went to extremes and wrote letters to various religious leaders to antagonize them Although these acts seem somewhat malicious it is clear that Galileo was still trying to prove his theory on the solar system and any scientific advances should never be discouraged In 1615 Galileo was said to have been warned by the church officially to stop promoting his Copernican theory This however was not been the case Cardinal Bellarmine simply asked Galileo to either call Copernicanism a working hypothesis or prove it The church would then work to explain the scriptures so that they may support this discovery It is said that he outright disobeyed this warning and instead went on preaching his theories on the universe without solid evidence It is then that the church took steps which resulted in the house arrest of Galelio and the end of his theories until 1822 when Copericanism became a fact This official document is a fraud inserted into Galileo files after Cardinal Bellarmine died and this is
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