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In this entry at the Thinking Faith website, Br. Guy Consolmagno, S. J., an astronomer with the Vatican Observatory, discusses the questions that Vatican Astronomers are often asked about the Star of Bethlehem. His conclusion: there is no certain explanation about the “star,” and worrying too much about such explanations risk distracting one from the Person whom the star was meant to highlight.