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  • The Wealth and Power of the Biblical Patriarchs

    his fathers had settled (i.e., Canaan, 37:1). This is in keeping with the social reality of the Patriarchal period. The Mari tablets attest the ownership of land not only by tamkârum, but by semi-nomadic Semites as well. A text from the reign of...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/patriarchal-era/2506-the-wealth-and-power-of-the-biblical-patriarchs
  • Great Discoveries in Biblical Archaeology: The Mari Archive

    The ancient city of Mari, located in northern Syria, was a thriving metropolis ca. 2800-1760 BC. From about 2000 BC until its demise in 1760 BC, Mari was the capital of the Amorites. This article was first published in the Winter 2005 issue of Bible...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/patriarchal-era/3470-great-discoveries-in-biblical-archaeology-the-mari-archive
  • Mari

    https://biblearchaeology.org/component/tags/mari?Itemid=245
  • The Generations of Genesis

    The discoveries which support these generalizations are, of course, the approximately 40,000 clay tablets found at Nuzi and Mari in upper Mesopotamia, at levels dating to the Middle Bronze Age. Mendenhall affirms that the discoveries support the...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/patriarchal-era/2555-the-generations-of-genesis
  • Biblical Archaeology in 2013

    of the sessions reveals a keen interest in the Bible, with such themes as Archaeology of Israel, Archaeology of Jordan, Mari and the Bible, Twenty Years of Digging at Megiddo, The World of the Philistines, Archaeology and Biblical Studies, and Myth,...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/contemporary-issues/3613-biblical-archaeology-in-2013
  • The Shroud of Turin's Earlier History: Part One: To Edessa

    are rare examples of known individuals engaging in “icon evangelism” during this era. Additionally, the Syriac Acts of Mar Mari the Apostle (believed to be an early evangelist to the Assyrian region) briefly records the miraculous origins of the Icon...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/the-shroud-of-turin/2284-the-shroud-of-turins-earlier-history-part-one-to-edessa
  • Is there Archaeological Evidence for the Tower of Babel?

    for the ziggurat to be of central importance in city planning. The frequent objection that the Hebrew term migdal is used primarily in military contexts or as a watch tower, but never used of a ziggurat, is easily addressed on three fronts. 1. We do not...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/patriarchal-era/2695-is-there-archaeological-evidence-for-the-tower-of-babel
  • The Old Testament and the Ancient Near East: Profits and Losses

    of the earliest of these historians wrote of them, the whereabouts of such ancient sites as Thebes, Memphis, Beersheba, Samaria, Ur, Babylon, Nineveh, and Susa had been lost. Infact, the very existence of a Hittite people, to say nothing of an empire,...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/ancient-near-eastern-studies/2368-the-old-testament-and-the-ancient-near-east-profits-and-losses
  • The Number of Israelites in the Exodus

    Exodus from Egypt: A Further Appraisal. Vetus Testamentum 50: 323-28. Malamat, Abraham 1967 Aspects of Tribal Societies in Mari and Israel. In XV e Rencontre Assyriologique Internationale: La Civilsation de Mari. Les Congrès et Colloques de l'Université...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/exodus-from-egypt/3943-the-number-of-israelites-in-the-exodus
  • The Tablet Theory of Genesis Authorship

    in the lives of the patriarchs. Several of these libraries date from long before Abraham’s time. Excavations at Ebla, Mari, and Nuzi have all yielded much confirmation of Old Testament history. The Mari archives contained actual names used in the...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/contemporary-issues/3072-the-tablet-theory-of-genesis-authorship
  • The Joseph Narrative (Genesis 37, 39-50)

    of Hammurabi,9 §§116, 214,252. Precisely this figure of 20 shekels recurs in real-life documents at thissame period. So, at Mari in a legal document (Boyer 1958:23, No. 10:1–4), and in other Old-Babylonian legal records of this period, as the basic and...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/patriarchal-era/2312-the-joseph-narrative-genesis-37-39-50
  • King Solomon in His Ancient Context

    is plain from ancient texts which there are no grounds for discrediting, for example, the golden vessels enumerated in the Mari letters of the 18th century BC (Dalley 1984:57–62), or the many bowls and dishes of gold listed as gifts in the El-Amarna...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/judges-united-monarchy/2977-king-solomon-in-his-ancient-context
  • Great Discoveries in Biblical Archaeology: The Nuzi Tablets

    Old Testament are grounded in actual family, clan and tribal records carefully passed from generation to generation. As with Mari, the Nuzi records demonstrate that the cultural practices recorded in the book of Genesis are authentic. The accounts are...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/patriarchal-era/3492-great-discoveries-in-biblical-archaeology-the-nuzi-tablets
  • The Rise and Fall of the 13th Century Exodus-Conquest Theory

    used proleptically in Gen 12:8 and 13:3; Dan, named by the Danites in Judg 18:29 and used proleptically in Gen 14:14; and Samaria, named by Omri in 1 Kgs 16:24 and used proleptically in 1 Kgs 13:32. Kitchen allows for editorial updating of the name...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/conquest-of-canaan/2579-the-rise-and-fall-of-the-13th-century-exodusconquest-theory
  • The Dating of Hazor's Destruction in Joshua 11 Via Biblical, Archaeological, and Epigraphical Evidence

    of the kings of Hazor for quite a time."[34] In fact, as Kitchen points out, the use of this ancient name dates back to the Mari archives of the 18th century BC, where Yabni-Adad is mentioned as the king of Hazor.[35] The proposal of a dynastic use of...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/conquest-of-canaan/2454-the-dating-of-hazors-destruction-in-joshua-11-via-biblical-archaeological-and-epigraphical-evidence
  • From Ramesses to Shiloh: Archaeological Discoveries Bearing on the Exodus-Judges Period

    the starting point for the land route to Canaan, the famous Horus Road. Because it was at the crossroads of international maritime and overland routes, it was an important commercial and military center. When the Israelites first arrived in the...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/conquest-of-canaan/2403-from-ramesses-to-shiloh-archaeological-discoveries-bearing-on-the-exodusjudges-period
  • New Evidence from Egypt on the Location of the Exodus Sea Crossing: Part I

    its translators made yam suph (“Sea of Reeds”) into eruthrá thálassē (“Red Sea”). The Latin Vulgate followed their lead with mari Rubro (“Red Sea”) and most English versions continued that tradition. Unfortunately, “Red Sea” was not a translation at...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/exodus-from-egypt/3191-new-evidence-from-egypt-on-the-location-of-the-exodus-sea-crossing-part-i
  • The Mystery and Miracle of God's Artifacts

    the Dead Sea scrolls to come to light? Was it just luck that caused F.A. Klein to discover the Moabite Stone in 1868, or the Mari Letters to come to light in the 1930's? No, God has led people to these discoveries; for approximately 200 years now He has...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/devotionals/3593-the-mystery-and-miracle-of-gods-artifacts
  • The Place of Textual Updating in an Inerrant View of Scripture: Part Two

    reshaping do not violate a conservative understanding of the inspiration of the Scriptures. The book of Proverbs is primarily Solomonic, but has “pieces” added by someone after Solomon (e.g. other Solomonic proverbs copied by officials of King Hezekiah,...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/contemporary-issues/2565-the-place-of-textual-updating-in-an-inerrant-view-of-scripture-part-two

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