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#christmas star

# christmas-star - Wednesday 25 December, 2013

Column: What was the Christmas Star?

According to the Bible story, the Star of Bethlehem – or the Christmas Star – led the Three Wise men to the birth of Jesus 2,000 years ago. But was it an actual astronomic event?

# christmas-star - Thursday 15 December, 2011

From The Daily Edge Hark! Is that the Christmas Star in the sky?! Em, maybe not... Christmas Star

Hark! Is that the Christmas Star in the sky?! Em, maybe not...

Have you spotted that extremely bright star glowing in the sky at night these past few weeks? Unfortunately, it’s not the Christmas Star. But Astronomy Ireland knows what it is…