Descriptions of celestial bodies and events whether used symbolically or historically.

Astronomy and religion have always had a close connection, so it's unsurprising that the Bible should be full of astronomical observations and imagery. This tag covers both uses since it can sometimes be difficult to interpret which is which. Please avoid using the tag when some astronomical object is mentioned in passing, but please do use it when astronomy plays a central role in interpretation.

Historical note: This tag was the subject of a challenge in May, 2012.

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