The Bible on the Moon

"In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth." --Genesis 1:1 In February 1971, astronaut Edgar Mitchell traveled to the moon aboard Apollo 14, carrying with him a reminder of the Creator:  a tiny Bible.  Just 1 1/2 inches on each side, the "space Bible" was contained in its entirety on a tiny sheet of microfilm.Mitchell's bible will go on the auction block on September 15, in an on-line auction by RR Auction of Amherst, New Jersey.  The opening bid is just $5,000.Edgar Mitchell i … [Read more...]