Issues 07:08 For Heaven’s Sake

For Heaven’s Sake: A Jewish Astronomer’s Odyssey
Author: David Block

The year was 1969. The event had been advertised on the radio again and again. I arose at four o’clock in the morning and watched a blazing comet with utter awe, as its tail stretched across the eastern skies. My love affair with astronomy had begun. South African astronomer Jack Bennett, who discovered the comet…

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An ISSUES Interview with Dr. Hugh Ross

Editor: Dr. Ross, as a scientist and as a seeker after truth, what would you want to tell our ISSUES readers about why you find the Bible to be a reliable source? HR: There is much that I could say, but let me just deal with one area—fulfilled prophecy of the Bible. Before coming to…

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Star Watching

Book Title: Star Watching Author: David Block Date Published: 1988 Publisher: Lion Publishing Reviewer: Jews for Jesus Star Watching has been called a visual feast” and it is not difficult to see why. Its magnificent color plates were photographed from some of the world’s largest telescopes as well as from unmanned spacecraft. Noted astronomer and…

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The Fingerprint of God

Book Title: The Fingerprint of God Author: Hugh Ross Date Published: October 1991 Publisher: Promise Pub Co; 2nd edition Genre: 1. Science & Religion ISBN: 978-0939497188 Reviewer: Jews for Jesus Evidence for a universe designed, initiated, shaped, and sustained exactly as the Bible describes, by God, continues to mount” concludes Dr. Hugh Ross in his…

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In the Little Shtetl of Vaysechvoos: The Mystery of the Stars
Topics: vaysechvoos
Author: Susan Perlman

It was evening in Vaysechvoos. Young Perchik stared and stared at the sky. The vastness of the black and white speckled blanket which stretched beyond his home was more than even his eleven-year-old imagination could comprehend. Mama, Mama, I have an important question!” announced Perchik as he burst into the kitchen where his mother was…

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