The Heavens Proclaim: Astronomy and the Vatican

The Heavens Proclaim
  • Article (PDFs of book chapters)
  • Various lengths
  • Level: varies from general to advanced audiences

The Heavens Proclaim: Astronomy and the Vatican was a book published by the Vatican Observatory in honor of the Year of the Telescope, 2009. Unfortunately it is now out of print. However, a number of chapters from the book have been posted in various places on this site.  These include:

About the Universe (click here)

A Galactic Universe (click here)

A History of the Vatican Observatory (click here)

Astronomy, Calendars, and Religion (click here)

At the VATT (click here)

Extrasolar Planets (click here)

Frequently Asked Questions About The Universe (click here)

Galileo and His Times: Some Episodes (click here)

Is Big Bang Cosmology In Conflict With Divine Creation? (click here)

Meteorites: Aliens At The Vatican (click here)

Popes and Astronomy (click here)

Stars And The Milky Way (click here)

Official Calendar

2023 Vatican Observatory calendars now available for purchase in our e-store!