The first four signs (or “book”) tell the story of Jesus, the Redeemer, at His first coming.

Chapter 1   Virgo           The Promised Seed of the Virgin

Chapter 2   Libra            The Redeemer’s work

Chapter 3   Scorpio        The Redeemer’s conflict

Chapter 4   Sagittarius  The Redeemer’s triumph

For more information about these signs or their constellations email malcolm@christians.org.nz  subject “Stars”

VIRGO
Shown as a Woman having a branch in her right hand and an ear of corn in  her left.  This is the prophecy of Jesus “the Bread of life’, being born of a virgin. ”Behold the virgin shall conceive and bear a Son and shall call His name Immanuel (God with us)”.  Isaiah 7v14 “I am bringing forth My servant the BRANCH” Zechariah 3v8.
LIBRA
The Scales.  This sign shows that with the birth and murder of Jesus there is a great judgment and a weighing of all men. The Southern Cross (Crux) is part of Libra and points to the forgiveness availablethrough His cross. “you were not redeemed (bought back) with corruptible things like silver and gold….but with the precious blood of Christ” 1Peter 1v18-19
SCORPIO
The Scorpion. This sign confirms that there is a great enemy of man and God, the devil, whose weapon is death. “Behold I give you the authority to trample on serpents and scorpions and over all the power of the enemy and nothing shall be any means hurt you” Luke 10 v19.
SAGITTARIUS
The Archer whose arrow is aimed at the heart of the Scorpion (Satan)  The Lord is ready to battle for the salvation of men. “In Your majesty ride prosperously because of truth, humility and righteousness…Your arrows are sharp in the heart of the King’s enemies” Psalm 45v4-5. “Behold a white horse He who sat on it had a bow and a crown was given to Him and He went out conquering and to conquer” Revelation 6v2 

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