Astrology was developed by Nimrod in Babel/Babylon—idolatry with the assistance of the firmament. But is there also another meaning to be derived from the firmament? What does that impressive universe, with its billions of stars and galaxies, tell us? Is there a positive way to ‘read’ the heavens? A way that glorifies the Creator instead of the occult-way in which astrology interprets the stars and the planets?
A pernicious teaching is being embraced by millions of pro-Israel Christians today which, I truly believe, should cause grave concern to all who fear God and venerate His name.
Three thousand years ago, an old man with a long, tear-stained beard and rough, tattered clothes, made his way to a rise on a hillside not far from here.