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  • From Ramesses to Shiloh: Archaeological Discoveries Bearing on the Exodus-Judges Period

    largest city in Canaan, comprising an area of 200 acres.59 In addition, the only ruler to be referred to as "king" in the Amarna Letters (see below) was the king of Hazor, showing his importance relative to the other Canaanite rulers in the...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/conquest-of-canaan/2403-from-ramesses-to-shiloh-archaeological-discoveries-bearing-on-the-exodusjudges-period
  • Amenhotep II and the Historicity of the Exodus Pharaoh

    Egyptian arch-enemy, demonstrating a complete reversal in relations between these formerly incompatible superpowers. EA (Amarna Letter) 109 reveals that by the mid-14thcentury BC, Egypt held only nominal control of Palestine, as they no longer struck...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/exodus-from-egypt/3147-amenhotep-ii-and-the-historicity-of-the-exodus-pharaoh
  • The Role of Shechem in the Conquest of Canaan

    expansionist policies and probably the head of a city-state confederacy (1992: 1179; cf. Finkelstein 1994: 173). The Amarna Letters shed considerable light on political conditions in Canaan in the mid-14th century. From them, we learn that Lab'ayu, the...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/conquest-of-canaan/2608-the-role-of-shechem-in-the-conquest-of-canaan
  • David Rohl's Revised Egyptian Chronology: A View From Palestine

    internal chronological data of the Bible. Thus, according to Rohl's scheme, the Conquest occurred in the MB IIB period, the Amarna period (Late Bronze IIA) is contemporary with the United Monarchy, making Labayu of the Amarna Letters one and the same as...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/conquest-of-canaan/3196-david-rohls-revised-egyptian-chronology-a-view-from-palestine
  • The Dating of Hazor's Destruction in Joshua 11 Via Biblical, Archaeological, and Epigraphical Evidence

    throughout the entire Canaanite era was achieved at this time, which is confirmed by the epigraphical evidence from the Amarna Letters, in which Hazor's king is the only Canaanite ruler referred to as aking in letters written to the Egyptian...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/conquest-of-canaan/2454-the-dating-of-hazors-destruction-in-joshua-11-via-biblical-archaeological-and-epigraphical-evidence
  • Amarna

    https://biblearchaeology.org/component/tags/amarna?Itemid=245
  • Tyre and the Tell El-Amarna Tablets

    Tyre's significance in the 14th century BC can be seen in the Amarna Letters. These cuneiform-inscribed clay tablets found in Tell el-Amarna, Egypt, represent correspondence between minor Canaanite kings ruling under Egyptian auspices during the reign...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/judges-united-monarchy/3936-tyre-and-the-tell-elamarna-tablets
  • Megiddo, The Place of Battles

    scholars believe the Habiru to have been the Israelites.6 Excavations at Megiddo have revealed that the period when the Amarna letters were written was wealthy. Many lovely gold artifacts, and a horde of 382 ivories, show the prosperity of Megiddo’s...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/conquest-of-canaan/3084-megiddo-the-place-of-battles
  • Shechem: Its Archaeological and Contextual Significance

    mention the site, but the exact location of Joseph’s tomb is still in question. The discovery of a LB Egyptian library at Amarna has provided additionalinsights on the LB period. Letters in the library reveal Egypt’s relationship with Canaan’s rulers in...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/new-testament-era/2365-shechem-its-archaeological-and-contextual-significance
  • The Old Testament and the Ancient Near East: Profits and Losses

    is to see it as indicative of common and longstanding cultural and legal habits stretching over a millennium or more. Amarna This remarkable site, some 200 miles south of Cairo, was accidentally found by a peasant woman in 1887 who was scratching in the...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/ancient-near-eastern-studies/2368-the-old-testament-and-the-ancient-near-east-profits-and-losses
  • The Biblical Cities Of Tyre And Sidon

    are mentioned in a number of second millennium BC extra-Biblical documents, the most interesting accounts come from the Amarna Letters. Actual letters from the kings of both cities were found among the Amarna Letters (ca. 1350 BC). Zimrida, king of...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/divided-kingdom/4180-the-biblical-cities-of-tyre-and-sidon
  • The Curious History of the 'Editor' in Biblical Criticism

    Heilsgeschichte, Urtext, Urschrift, soferim, Verfasseroder Sammler, Vatergeschichte, Sammlungen, Sagen, Heldensagen , etc. Amarna Letter from Labayu, king of Shechem. The Amarna Letters are powerful proof of sophisticated communications between Egypt...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/contemporary-issues/2667-the-curious-history-of-the-editor-in-biblical-criticism
  • New Light on the 'Forgotten' Conquest

    ruled by a king from a fortified urban center. That this was the case is born out by archaeological excavations and the Amarna Letters (Finkelstein 1996). Transjordan, on the other hand, was divided into large territories, each ruled by a 'king' from a...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/conquest-of-canaan/3630-new-light-on-the-forgotten-conquest
  • Abimelech at Shechem

    Monarchy. Footnotes 1) The Hebrew word used in Judges 9 for the rulers of Shechem, baal, is used in a similar way in the Amarna Letters for city leaders, ca. 1350 BC (Moran 1992:175, n. 5). Bibliography Boling, Robert G. 1975 Judges. The Anchor Bible...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/judges-united-monarchy/4042-abimelech-at-shechem
  • The Beni Hasan Asiatics and the Biblical Patriarchs

    The modern village of Beni Hasan is one hundred sixty miles south of Cairo (and just north of Amarna on the map). Named after the local Bedouin tribe living for centuries, it sits adjacent to the ruins of Monet-Khufu, ancient capital of the sixteenth...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/patriarchal-era/3978-the-beni-hasan-asiatics-and-the-biblical-patriarchs
  • Extra-Biblical Evidence for the Conquest

    Apart from a few limited references to campaigns in Canaan in Egyptian records, the only historical textswe have are the Amarna Letters from a period of 20 or so years in the mid-14th century BC (Moran 1992). According to Biblical chronology, this would...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/conquest-of-canaan/3490-extrabiblical-evidence-for-the-conquest
  • The Rise and Fall of the 13th Century Exodus-Conquest Theory

    a 15th century exodus, as Jacob would had to have entered Egypt much later, in ca. 1700 BC, with a 13th century exodus. b. Amarna Letters The ‘apiru of the highlands of Canaan described in the Amarna Letters of the mid-14th century BC, conform to the...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/conquest-of-canaan/2579-the-rise-and-fall-of-the-13th-century-exodusconquest-theory
  • Excavations at Khirbet el-Maqatir: 1995 to 2000 and 2009 to 2011

    and Beth Aven, see Wood 2008: 214–28. 2. For a description and analysis of this pottery, see Wood 2008:232–36. 3. The Amarna Letters indicate that the city-state of Shechem pursued an expansionist policy during the Late Bronze Age (Wood 1997: 245–46;...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/conquest-of-canaan/2340-excavations-at-khirbet-elmaqatir-1995-to-2000-and-2009-to-2011
  • Digging Into the Documents and the Attempted Hijacking of Paradise

    Bryant G. Wood, ABR Proponents of the Documentary Hypothesis systematically and regularly ignore the significance of the Amarna Letters. These cuneiform-inscribed clay tablets, found at Tell el-Amarna, Egypt, represent correspondence between minor...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/contemporary-issues/3085-digging-into-the-documents-and-the-attempted-hijacking-of-paradise
  • Genesis and Ancient Near Eastern Stories of Creation and Flood: Part IV

    suggesting 'one possible explanation' of such involvement, namely the westward movement of these traditions during the Amarna period (ca. 1400 BC), Lambert and Millard simply conclude that 'the question is very complex' (1969: 24). To this problem of...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/flood/4227-genesis-and-ancient-near-eastern-stories-of-creation-and-flood-part-iv

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