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The Quest and Questions of the Magi — 4 Comments

  1. Pingback:#ShortNews: Vatican astronomer reflects on star of Bethlehem | † My Little Catholic Nook ツ

  2. Adding to the astrophysical mechanisms for the Star of Bethlehem conventionally done by ‘searched tables of conjunctions’, recent sky surveys introduce another possibility: The star may have come into and out of visual contact during the Magi time frame. This seems scientifically possible in context of ‘The Vanishing & Appearing Sources during a Century of Observations project’
    https://arxiv.org/abs/1911.05068
    An intervening moving cloud of particles could be the causal agent. Could the star reappear?

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