(As distinct from
is necessary to the Church, if only because of the
Some Church Fathers have also used astronomy as an allegory.
Astronomy in the Bible:
1912 Catholic Encyclopedia:
(Read with caution)
Some Orthodox writings on astronomy:
On the Seasons of the Year:
--- Univ. of Virginia
St. Andrew of Crete:
De Cyclo Solari et Lunari.
Some Alexandrian saints interested in astronomy:
Some other Eastern saints interested in astronomy:
St. Andrew of Crete
Some Western Orthodox saints interested in astronomy:
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