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Astrology is the study of the positions and movements of stars and planets in relation to their presumed capacity of providing information on future events. As part of magical practices, teaching and use of astrology were relatively common in antiquity. Wh…

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Rohmann, Dirk, “Astrology”, in: Brill Encyclopedia of Early Christianity Online, General Editor David G. Hunter, Paul J.J. van Geest, Bert Jan Lietaert Peerbolte. Consulted online on 29 September 2023 <>
First published online: 2018

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