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On Being Counted a Digger

  We recently attended the Text and Trowel:                                                                        A Symposium of Archaeology and the Bible at the    University of Pikeville […]

  • November 2, 2017
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One Moment of Clarity Can Change the Course of Your Life

It was 2009 when I turned to my husband and said,                                                                      “If I really write this story [of the Gibeonites of  […]

  • October 31, 2017
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Talking About the Latest Dirt

  Last week we attended Text and Trowel: A Symposium of Archaeology and the Bible at the University of Pikeville in Pikeville KY.   We saw an exhibit of the most significant pieces found at the Associates for Biblical Research team’s twenty years of digging at Khirbet el-Maqatir in Israel,   heard from two eminent Bible […]

  • October 12, 2017
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Name Armageddon: Refers to Location of Megiddo

Continuing up the Mediterranean Coast, we went to Megiddo. There was an amazing view all around.                                                 This is the area identified on Bible maps as Mt. Carmel. It’s actually part of a ridge, […]

Mystery in Canaan Again: A Female Ruler in Bet Shemesh?

  Bet Shemesh Our nine neophyte archaeologists enjoyed a week of digging at Shiloh the week before. It was the last week of a four-week dig conducted by Associates of Biblical Research. Now, as promised, we have a week of touring the major archaeological sites and historical sights of Israel. And we might even cite a […]