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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 […]

  • September 21, 2017
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Murder Mystery found in Archaeology!

On our trip to Israel in 2010 our Palestinian tour guide took us to the traditional site still noted as Ai in modern tourist information. An archaeological dig at this tell proved  Garstang’s chosen site could not be Ai. Did not burn at any approximate time related to Joshua’s account, or was not inhabited at the […]