Snacking on the Word: Sirach 43:9-10

An obscure text, but a beautiful and thoughtful one:

The beauty of the heavens and the glory of the stars,
a shining ornament in the heights of God.
By the LORD’s command the moon keeps its appointed place,
and does not fade as the stars keep watch.

The Spitzer Space Telescope image above is M27, the Dumbbell Nebula. Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/Harvard-Smithsonian CfA

About catholicsensibility

Todd lives in the Pacific Northwest, serving a Catholic parish as a lay minister.
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