Wandering Stars An Anthology of Jewish Fantasy and Science Fiction by Jack Dann

Cover of: Wandering Stars | Jack Dann

Published by Jewish Lights Publishing .

Written in English

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  • Fantasy,
  • Fiction anthologies & collections,
  • Science Fiction,
  • Short stories,
  • Jews,
  • American Science Fiction And Fantasy,
  • Jewish American Novel And Short Story,
  • Fiction - Science Fiction,
  • Science fiction, American,
  • USA,
  • Science Fiction - Anthologies,
  • Fiction,
  • Science Fiction - General,
  • Fantasy fiction, American,
  • Jewish authors

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages239
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8779146M
ISBN 101580230059
ISBN 109781580230056
OCLC/WorldCa38216207

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The Greek word behind the English 'wandering star' is planetes which is the word, both ancient and modern, for the heavenly bodies which behave other than the stars, their course being very perplexing until it becomes evident that they are circling the sun.

Their orientation is not fixed in the heavens, nor fixed according to the earth. They wander and they circle a ball of fire. Strong surges of the sea that show their shame by their froth.

These are wandering stars, for whom the gloom of darkness is reserved for eternity. GOD'S WORD® Translation Their shame is like the foam on the wild waves of the sea. They are wandering stars for whom gloomy darkness is kept forever. New American Standard Comets were also called "wandering stars." Pliny calls them "stars that suddenly come to birth in the heaven itself" (Book ).

Comet in Greek means "hairy." They look like a fuzzy or hairy spot in the sky. Some have a long tail or what looks like a sword. Jude Raging waves of the sea False teachers are so called, for their, swelling pride and vanity; which, as it is what prevails in human nature, is a governing vice in such persons, for knowledge without grace puffs up; and this shows that they had not received the doctrine of grace in truth, for that humbles; as also for their arrogance, boasting, and ostentation; and for their noisiness.

“[They are] wandering stars, to whom is reserved the blackness of darkness for ever.” (Jude ) This short reference is somewhat enigmatic.

The five “wandering stars” of Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter, and Saturn were clearly known in Jude’s day, and their behavior had been plotted for many centuries. The Bible also uses “stars” as figures of speech for angelic beings in Job and.

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Flat Earth Evidence: The Wandering Stars are NOT the Planets. So I was looking up at the wandering stars that are moving in the night time sky one clear evening when a blabbering globe believer blurted out “Dude, they’re satellites!” I was like “Right Copernicus that moving star right there is a satellite LMFAO!!.

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Wandering Stars. We now come to the metaphor at the center of this debate. In ve Jude likens false teachers to “wandering stars, to whom is reserved the blackness of darkness for ever.” Notice that the "blackness of darkness" is reserved for the "wandering stars" — the same stars he compares false teachers to.

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