Associate Professor of Religion, Ferrum College
Eric M. Vanden Eykel is Associate Professor of Religion at Ferrum College in Virginia. His area of research is early Christian Apocryphal Literature, with a special focus on texts and traditions about the infancies and childhoods of Jesus and Mary, his mother. He is currently writing a book on the Magi in the Gospel of Matthew.
Dec 19, 2020 09:57 am UTC| Life
On Dec. 21, 2020, Jupiter and Saturn will cross paths in the nights sky and for a brief moment, they will appear to shine together as one body. While planetary conjunctions like this are not everyday events, they also are...