Days before Passover, NASA astronaut Jeff Williams uploaded a breathtaking photo of Israel from the International Space Station, and shared his feelings with the world. “We finally have a Sunday (no cargo vehicle this weekend!) with some personal time to take in the view out the window,” Williams wrote on his Facebook page.

“Every time we pass over, I have been fascinated with this view considering it contains the vast majority of Biblical history.” Williams went on to credit his father, a high school history teacher, for his love and appreciation for history. “I have a special appreciation for that history. ‘Your testimonies are my meditation.’ It is a good day of rest off the planet!” he wrote. FULL REPORT