• Eclipse thrills, inspires viewers to admire the precision of creation

    Eclipse thrills, inspires viewers to admire the precision of creation

    • Aug 22, 2017

    A Catholic parish hosted an eclipse-watching party, as parishioners and visitors wonder at God’s creation. Some travelers made their way to a field the parish owns across the street from the church. Spots were going for $10. Some stayed overnight, camping in tents or in the back of their vehicle. Others, arrived in the pre-dawn hours eager to catch the spectacle.

  • Vatican official visits Kentucky school ahead of solar eclipse

    Vatican official visits Kentucky school ahead of solar eclipse

    • Aug 20, 2017

    Most people in small towns in the United States never expect to meet an official from the Vatican. Due to its prime position for viewing the eclipse, a small town in Kentucky is receiving a visit from the man who runs the Vatican Observatory.

  • Vatican stargazers look for divine inspiration

    Vatican stargazers look for divine inspiration

    • May 28, 2017

    Brother Guy Consolmagno, director of the Vatican observatory, says, “It (science) always makes my faith stronger because it makes my relationship with the Creator much richer. When I go to pray, the God I encounter in prayer I compare with the God I encounter in creation. And see it is the same God.”