Where Jesus Walked

A Boat Ride on the Sea of Galilee

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  • November 14, 2017
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Where Jesus Walked

Near the Jesus Boat Museum our tour bus brought us to a pier for charter boat rides on the Sea of Galilee.   We explored the shores until our scheduled time to board. After a morning of trekking through ruins and taking in an exciting museum, the hum of the boat’s  motor, the hazy, lazy […]

  • 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, […]

Ancient History: At the Beach!

CAESAREA MARITIMA Mon June 19 We went to Cesarea Maritima on the coast.         Not Cesarea Philippi in the north at the foot of Mt. Hermon.               At C.M. we saw the place of Herod’s man-made harbor where St. Paul as a prisoner boarded a ship […]

The Hill of Evil Counsel

  After getting a glimpse of the Hinnom Valley, Yaron took us up on the Hill of Evil Counsel, a ridge-like hill across the Hinnom Valley to the south of Old Jerusalem. We drove along the summit/ridge from west to east past the offices of the United Nations Then past a lush green park until […]