Christmas Eve – 45 Years Ago

I remember, like it was yesterday, the astronauts reading Genesis 1 on Christmas Eve as the orbited the moon for the first time ever….and took the Earthrise “picture that changed the world.”

 

2 thoughts on “Christmas Eve – 45 Years Ago

  1. Not only is Christmas Eve the anniversary of the Apollo 8 broadcast, but also the first radio broadcast in 1906. It, like the Apollo 8 broadcast, called attention to the meaning of Christmas. I discuss it in my blog for today. paulrwaibel.com

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