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Galileo proved heliocentricity, the theory that the Earth and the other planets revolve around the Sun as opposed to the Catholic Church's established doctrine of geocentricity, the (incorrect) theory that the Sun and the other planets revolve around the Earth. The Church has since realized that whether the Sun or Earth is the center of the solar system is irrelevant to more serious questions of divinity.
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He pushed the idea that the earth revolved around the sun, which was considered ridiculous and even anti-Church in those days. Anybody could see the sun rise in the morning and set in the evening, so what was Galileo up to?
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