Balaam Son Of Beor in Archeology

Balaam Inscription

(Top) Painting by Pieter Lastman c.1622 {PD} Wikimedia Commons. (Bottom left) Photo by author. (Bottom right) Photo credit: Jona Lendering (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0)

Post 24 – Balaam is referenced this week in our Bible reading (Nehemiah 13 1). In 1967 Dutch archeologists working in the north of Jordan made a dramatic discovery. While excavating an ancient structure, they Continue reading

The Moabite Stone (Mesha Stele)

Moabite Stone

Photo by author (and family).

Post 1- Here we are at the Louvre in 2008, with the Mesha Stele (the Moabite Stone). It describes some of the events from this weeks Bible reading, 2 Kings chapter 3. (Bottom) Robin points to the Divine Name. This monument proved that even pagan nations knew the name Jehovah. #weeklybiblereadingarcheology #biblereadingarcheology #biblereadingarchaeology