The University of the Blessed Virgin Mary

In the year 1665 a young scientist at Cambridge University by the name of Isaac Newton took a glass prism and placed it in the path of a sunbeam.  The white light scattered into an array of the seven colors of the rainbow.  Newton showed that white light is not simply white light but an aggregation of many colors.  This simple but historical experiment bears an interesting analogical relationship with Mary the Mother of God who is often compared with the sun (she is Clothed with the…

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