Adherents of the Great Sign share that traditional interpretation of the symbols up to a point, but for the Child. It is the Church, and not Christ, who will be caught up to God and His throne. It is the very day when the constellation Virgo (a virgin woman clothed with the sun) will have at her feet the moon.

God asks Job if he can bring out the Mazzaroth in its season, which is the Hebrew word for the constellations of the Zodiac.

Therefore, it is argued that the stars must have functioned as a tool for the faithful of the Antediluvian age, along with oral tradition, in communicating God’s fundamental truths long before Moses ever wrote the Pentateuch.

Not just the sun, moon and stars, but God paraded the constellations to Job (Job -33).

Job learned of Orion, Pleiades and Arcturus, which are all names of clusters of stars found in the Zodiac.

As amazing as this software is to amateur astronomers, some Bible teachers believe Stellarium’s projections can be utilized in the study of Eschatology, unlocking the unsolved mysteries of Bible prophecy, especially those concerning the end times signs in the sky.

For example, researcher Frederick Larson utilized this fantastic tool in building his interpretation of the identity of the Star of Bethlehem.The imagery is taken directly from Joseph’s dream in Genesis 37.The Woman is Israel, who birthed the male Child — the Messiah.Those who study Bible prophecy know that Revelation 12 stands out as a crucial prophetic chapter because it portrays a major theme of the Bible — the spiritual war between God and Satan.The traditional interpretation of Revelation 12’s symbols can be derived from other passages.Under the inspiration of the Holy Spirit, King David proclaimed, “The heavens declare the glory of God; and the firmament shows His handiwork.