Astral Worship

Cover image for

Download


Author: J.H. Hill
Language: English
Wordcount: 23,877 / 77 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 34.3
LoC Category: BL
Downloads: 1,299
mnybks.net#: 3555
Genre: Religion
Excerpt

d Autumnal Equinoxes; the former referring to the longest and shortest days of the year; and the latter to the two periods when the days and nights are equal. An abbreviatory sign having been attached to each of these constellations, the great celestial belt containing them was called "the wheel of the signs," or "a wheel in the middle of a wheel," as designated by that old Astrologer, Ezekiel the Prophet, in chap. i. and 16th verse. But for the reason that, with only one exception, the forms of living things, either real or mythical, were given to them, this belt, ultimately, wad designated as the Zodiac; or Circle of living Creatures, see Ezekiel, chap. i. Constituting the essential feature of the ancient Astronomy, we present, in our frontispiece, a diagram of the Zodiac, as anciently represented, to which, as well as to Burritts' Celestial Atlas, our readers will be necessitated to make frequent reference.

[See plate1.gif]

Recent researches among the ruins of ancient cities have developed the fact t

(Promote your book here)

Featured Books

Cover image for Astral Worship by J.H. Hill - Free eBook

Phantasia

Book One: Into the Rain
M.U. Riyadad

After finding the body of a dragon in a metalli... Read more

Cover image for Astral Worship by J.H. Hill - Free eBook

Fearsome

Fearsome Series Book 1
S.A. Wolfe

*This is a stand-alone book in the Fearsome Ser... Read more

Cover image for Astral Worship by J.H. Hill - Free eBook

Nano Contestant

Episode 1: Whatever It Takes
Leif Sterling

Fans of the Hunger Games and Sci-Fi Thrillers will... Read more

Cover image for Astral Worship by J.H. Hill - Free eBook

Anais of Brightshire

The Blood Mage Chronicles Book 1
Jamie Wilson

While rumors of monsters rising in the south bring... Read more

Cover image for Astral Worship by J.H. Hill - Free eBook

Sound of Sirens

Tales of Skylge #1
Jen Minkman

On the island of Skylge, electricity is only fo... Read more

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Help ManyBooks by sharing this page!

See it as donating a moment of your social media time, every little thing helps us improve and stay online.

Popular in This Genre

The list of books below is based on the weekly downloads by our users regardless of eReader device or file format.

Meditations
by Marcus Aurelius
The Age of Reason
by Thomas Paine
Autobiography of a Yogi
by Paramhansa Yogananda
The Bhagavad-Gita
by Anonymous
Jerusalem
by Selma Lagerlof
To My Younger Brethren
by Handley C.G. Moule
The Pilgrim's Progress
by John Bunyan

See more popular titles from this genre.