On this March 25th Feast of the Annunciation, the heavens will proclaim the greatness of the Lord.

For centuries Mary has been referred to as the “Morning Star”, the popular name of the Planet Venus. In this configuration, the Morning Star appears with the moon at her feet. The Pleiades (from “peleiades” the Greek word for doves) overshadows the Morning Star. Jupiter, the “King Planet” approaches the configuration.  The symbolism is striking. This is a interesting arrangement for the mystery of the Annunciation which heralds Christ’s coming through Mary.

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Submitted by Bob Stanley

Bible Question: Which part discusses dinosaurs and planets?

Q: Bible question?

Which part discusses dinosaurs?
Which part discusses the planets?
A: The Bible explains how to go to Heaven.
It does not explain how the heavens go.