Gustave Doré, The Heavenly Host, 1868
Ever since the fall humans have desired to know the secrets of the heavens. By that statement I am referring not to the secrets of the stars or planets that fill the heavens; I am referring to the supernatural knowledge of the Host of Heaven, the beings who dwell in the heavenly regions.
It is as if we humans somehow believe we were shortchanged in the fall, and as a consequence we deserve to have special knowledge about God and the universe. Now, I believe that God has ordained that we search out creation for understanding; that’s the original purpose of science–to understand humanity and the natural universe. And there is nothing wrong with that, in fact, when science is used correctly mankind benefits (as in the healing arts), and our understanding and appreciation for God is realized.
What I am referring to are those who…
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