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  • Apollos: Eloquent and Mighty In the Scriptures

    (Josephus, Antiquities 20:34-49; LCL 10:19-27). In Acts 18:24, 25 it says, “Now a certain Jew named Apollos, born in Alexandria, an eloquent man and mighty in the Scriptures, came to Ephesus. This man had been instructed in the way of the Lord; and...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/devotionals/2620-apollos-eloquent-and-mighty-in-the-scriptures
  • Alexandria

    https://biblearchaeology.org/component/tags/alexandria?Itemid=245
  • Inscription with 'Christ' found on bowl in Alexandria

    A team of scientists led by renowned French marine archaeologist Franck Goddio recently announced that they have found a bowl, dating to between the late 2nd century B.C. and the early 1st century A.D., that, according to an expert epigrapher, could be...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/current-events-list/3988-inscription-with-christ-found-on-bowl-in-alexandria
  • Setting the Record Straight on the Primeval Chronology of the Septuagint (Part 4)

    to the scribe, why not make things crystal clear instead? 3. Augustine’s view requires that the Jewish leaders in Alexandria, who surely would have hired a professional scribe(s) to make the very first copy of the original LXX, never bothered to check...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/biblical-chronologies/4358-setting-the-record-straight-on-the-primeval-chronology-of-the-septuagint-part-4
  • Does 'The Lost Shipwreck of Paul' Hold Water?

    of Malta, rather than the traditional site at St. Paul’s Bay on the northern side of the island. His view is that the Alexandrian grain ship containing the Apostle Paul and his traveling companion, Luke, was shipwrecked on the Munxar Reef near St....

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/contemporary-issues/3297-does-the-lost-shipwreck-of-paul-hold-water
  • The Nazareth Inscription: Proof of the Resurrection of Christ? Part II

    the Emperor Claudius. The two men were drawn even closer together by problems in the Jewish communities in Palestine and Alexandria Egypt. As was seen in the rescript letter on Jewish rights in Part One of this article, Claudius relied on Agrippa for...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/new-testament-era/3214-the-nazareth-inscription-proof-of-the-resurrection-of-christ-part-ii
  • The Red Sea in the NT

    translators who created the LXX text.7 Thelegend states that the translators were sent at the behest of the librarian of Alexandria and were to bring the Hebrew Torah scrolls for the purpose of producing a copy in Greek for the library of Alexandria....

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/new-testament-era/2374-the-red-sea-in-the-nt
  • The Nazareth Inscription: Proof of the Resurrection of Christ? Part I

    to guaranteeing the same rights to the Jews in all the areas under Roman rule, as has been done for those Jews living in Alexandria. Not only do I happily grant this request to those who have asked me, but [I do so] also because I am convinced that...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/new-testament-era/2857-the-nazareth-inscription-proof-of-the-resurrection-of-christ-part-i
  • The Curious History of the 'Editor' in Biblical Criticism

    and Odyssey. Post-Renaissance classical scholars came to believe that ancient scholars at the great museum/library in Alexandria, Egypt, were mainly responsible for this editing/redacting process on Iliad and Odyssey. But before editing could take...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/contemporary-issues/2667-the-curious-history-of-the-editor-in-biblical-criticism
  • Aquila and Priscilla: A Godly Marriage for Ministry

    to this major trading center on the west coast of Asia Minor, the fourth largest city in the Roman Empire; Rome, Alexandria and Antioch on the Orontes being larger (Acts 18:18,19). Paul left them there in order to establish the work in the city. He also...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/devotionals/2414-aquila-and-priscilla-a-godly-marriage-for-ministry
  • Gods, Gold And The Glory Of Philippi

    10:1; Acts 15:40; 2 Tm 2:2). Dr. Luke, author of the gospel that bears his name and the book of Acts, escorted them from Alexandria Troas (Acts 16:10–11). As Paul’s custom was, he sought out the Jewish people whenever he went into a new city (Rom 1:16)....

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/new-testament-era/2343-gods-gold-and-the-glory-of-philippi
  • The Slaughter of the Innocents: Historical Fact or Legendary Fiction?

    cause of the bad blood between Herod Antipas and Pontus Pilate (cf. Luke 23:12). It was the Jewish philosopher, Philo of Alexandria that recorded this event (Embassy to Gaius 38:299-305; Maier 1969:109-121). It should also be pointed out that Josephus...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/new-testament-era/2411-the-slaughter-of-the-innocents-historical-fact-or-legendary-fiction
  • The Angelic Proclamation to the Shepherds

    May 14, 6 BC, the real Prince of Peace, the Lord Jesus was born. According to one of the early Church Fathers, Clement of Alexandria (ca. 160-215 AD), the date given on the Egyptian calendar for the birth of Jesus was Pachom 25 (Stromata 1:21;...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/new-testament-era/2817-the-angelic-proclamation-to-the-shepherds
  • Luke The Physician: with 'Medicine for the Souls'

    where Dr. Luke got his medical training. There were important Greek medical centers in Pergamum, Tarsus, Athens, Alexandria in Egypt, Berytus (Beirut in Lebanon), Laodicea ad Mare (“by the sea,” Latakia in Syria), and the Asklepion shrine on the island...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/new-testament-era/3237-luke-the-physician-with-medicine-for-the-souls
  • Meat Offered to Idols' in Pergamum and Thyatira

    necropolis one can see statues of the deceased person as well as memorial chapels with the image of the dead. Clement of Alexandria probably had similar tombs in Egypt in mind when he said: Tombs are objects of reverence in just the same way as temples...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/new-testament-era/3972-meat-offered-to-idols-in-pergamum-and-thyatira
  • A Brief History of the Septuagint

    tribe, in total seventy-two men, of exemplary life and learned in the Torah, to translate it into Greek. On arrival at Alexandria, the translators were greeted by the king and given a sumptuous banquet. They were then closeted in a secluded house on the...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/new-testament-era/4022-a-brief-history-of-the-septuagint
  • Going for the Gold: The Apostle Paul and the Isthmian Games

    when he said, “Winning is not everything, it is the only thing.” The epitaph of a boxer named Agathos Daimon, from Alexandria (Gerand-Jean 1964: 185-187) found on a funerary monument at Olympia in Greece said: Here he died boxing in the stadium Having...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/contemporary-issues/3009-going-for-the-gold-the-apostle-paul-and-the-isthmian-games
  • From Adam to Abraham: An Update on the Genesis 5 and 11 Research Project: Dec 16, 2017

    is: WHO DUNNIT? There are two main hypotheses that have been presented in the academic literature: it was either the Alexandrian Jews who translated the LXX Pentateuch in Egypt in 281 BC (the LXX “inflation” hypothesis), or the second century AD rabbis...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/biblical-chronologies/2530-from-adam-to-abraham-an-update-on-the-genesis-5-and-11-research-project
  • Searching for Paul's Shipwreck on Malta': A Critique of the 700 Club's February 26, 2010 Program

    2003 book entitled, The Lost Shipwreck of Paul (Bend, OR: Global Publishing Service). In the book, his view is that the Alexandrian grain ship containing the Apostle Paul and Dr. Luke was shipwrecked on the Munxar Reef on the island's eastern end....

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/contemporary-issues/4201-searching-for-pauls-shipwreck-on-malta-a-critique-of-the-700-clubs-february-26-2010-program
  • Pinpointing the Date of Christ's Birth

    states (p. 111): The connection between Aries and Herod’s realm is discussed in the Tetrabiblos of Claudius Ptolemy of Alexandria (c. AD 100–178). Astrologers had compiled lists of countries that were said to be controlled by certain zodiacal signs....

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/the-daniel-9-24-27-project/4368-pinpointing-the-date-of-christ-s-birth

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