The Historical Accuracy of the Patriarchal Narratives (Second part)

We now have texts by the literal tens of thousand contemporaneous with the period of Israel’s origins. Important among these are: the Mari texts of the eighteenth century (some 25,000), the Cappadocian texts of the nineteenth century (many thousands), thousands of documents of the First Dynasty of Babylon (nineteenth to…

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This week’s news

According to the press release, an easy-to-read version of the Bible, which uses a vocabulary of just 1,200 words, has now been completed. The culmination of 20 years’ work, it is freely available online. Read the article here) Christians around the world today celebrate Palm Sunday, which observes and commemorates…

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