Tuesday, January 7, 2014
Looking for the Star
What do you suppose the Vatican Observatory has to say about the star -- you know the one, the star, the one the magi from the East saw at its rising? Well, Br. Guy Consolmagno, an astronomer who works in Rome, has a few answers... and a few questions. Do we really need to know if such a star actually existed? Or might we better ask what drew us to that star -- what inherently improbable events bring us to worship this remarkable child in his manger? To read Br. Consolmagno's fascinating piece, click here.