Tag: #Bethlehemstar

  • Star Gazing

    Star Gazing

    I find the science behind the Star of Bethlehem fascinating. I have always loved astronomy and Psalms 8 and 19 are among my favourites. The heavens declare the glory of God in more ways than one. If, like me, your faith is not a blind one but uses the reason that God has given us…

  • Magi, Empires and Prophets

    Magi, Empires and Prophets

    When Herod was king of Judea, there were two great empires that disputed the ownership of his land. On the one side were the Romans who had conquered it some years earlier. On the other were the Persians who had been there long before the Romans. Hundreds of years earlier (586 BC) Jerusalem had fallen…