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Astronomy and God’s Greatness

Astronomy and God’s Greatness

What does modern astronomy teach us about God’s Transcendence?  Much indeed. Consider God’s words to Job about the universe:
Can you bind the chains of the Pleiades? Can you loosen Orionʼs belt? Can you bring forth the constellations in their seasons or lead out the Bear with its cubs? Do you know the laws of the heavens? Can you set up Godʼs dominion over the earth? -Job‬ ‭38:31-33‬ ‭

When we put these words next to what we know about the universe, we can only sit back in awe and wonder at the vastness of creation and the God who made it all. And it makes the fact that he came and lived among us even more incredible. Watch this short explanation about what we know of the universe and let the greatness of God overwhelm your imagination.

If you are interested in the entire sermon and how the transcendence of God is connected to the Advent season, you can find it here.

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