The Solid Sky

Hector Avalos has a lengthy and detailed post about the solidity of the sky – the “firmament” – in ancient Israelite thinking, as found reflected in the Bible. Click through to read it, especially if you are not aware of how this provides overwhelming evidence that so-called Biblical literalists in fact pick and choose what to take literally.

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  • I would enjoy reading a review and critique of the premier episode of
    Fox Network’s “Cosmos.” It’s almost as if your recent posts are
    leading us into one. 😉