|About 50 AD coin of Antioch in Syria shows |
Jupiter to west of Aries.
(EPI KOUDRATROU = “of Quadratus"
the name of the Roman legate).
Year is Rho Delta = 104 of Roman rule.
About 51 AD coin of Antioch ad Orontem
(eastern side of the metropolis).
Year is Rho Epsilon or 105 of Roman rule.
(“et” is the abbreviation for “etios” = “year”)
Crescent Moon and Jupiter
to the West of Aries.
- There must be no “excessive government entanglement” with religious affairs.
- No law or action can either advance or inhibit religious practice.
- Any government action must have a secular legislative purpose.
(A longer version appeared in the December 2015 issue of Sidereal Times of the Austin Astronomical Society.)