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Astronomy and Astrophysics

Is faith in God unique to humankind?

Q: When I scan photographs in periodicals like Astronomy Magazine, and Sky and Telescope, I am in awe of the magnitude of the universe that our Creator has made. Photos of nebula, globular clusters and galaxies that spiral light years apart just astound me. Then I wonder, where does God reside in this vast universe? It looks like a very lonely place. Would this brilliant being want or actually have company where He resides? Can there be other beings that are engaging friends, or ones that rival our Creator's intellect and power? When I read scriptures like Psalm 82 or Amos 9:5-6, I wonder what reality is in relation to my conjectures. I would appreciate your thinking on these questions. I...

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