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  • New Evidence from Egypt on the Location of the Exodus Sea Crossing: Part II

    of Victories.' Sometime before 1069 BC, the course of the Nile migrated away from the city and the site was abandoned. Succoth Succoth (Ex 12:37; Nm 33:5-6) was the first stop (the second place mentioned in the Exodus itinerary). The Hebrew name...
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  • Mount Sinai is NOT Jebel al-Lawz in Saudi Arabia

    Peninsula was considered part of the “Land of Egypt” (Franz 2000: 103-105). The Bible says that when the Israelites left Succoth they were “out of Egypt” (Ex. 13:8-20). The Land of Goshen was the eastern limits of Egypt. Apparently the line of...
  • Let the Dead Bury Their Own Dead

    recorded in Luke 9:59-60. Another disciple, possibly one of the 70 (Luke 10:1, 17) was going to Jerusalem for the Feast of Succoth (Tabernacles) during the fall of AD 29. He asked to be excused for the same reason. It may be that this disciple was...
  • Locating Sodom: A Critique of the Northern Proposal

    Cities of the Plain were associated with was located between Zarethan, most likely Tell es-Saidiyeh (Tubb 1997: 452), and Succoth, probably Tell Deir Alla (Franken 1997: 138), (1 Kgs 7:46). It is squarish in shape. The Hebrew word kikkar was used of...
  • Israel in Egypt

    edge of Goshen. While the question is not settled yet, the best choice appears to be Retabah; Maskhuta may well have been Succoth (Ex 12:37; 13:20). ( W.M Flinders Petrie, Hyksos and Israelite Cities [London: British School of Archaeology in Egypt,...
  • Location of Biblical Bethel and Ai Reconsidered

    was, “Two houses” (dual form). Aharoni, Land, p. 98 gives examples of cities named after buildings or fortifications (Dor, Succoth, Kir, Hazor, Migdal, Shimron, etc.). In considering etymology, it does seem intriguing that there were precisely two...
  • Mary's Magnificat: The Mercy of God

    the Land of Israel) who would return to Jerusalem for the three pilgrim feasts: Pesach (Passover), Shavuot (Pentecost) and Succoth (Tabernacles). As they mixed with their fellow Jews living in the Land of Israel, they shared the news of what was going...
  • The Name Yahweh in Egyptian Hieroglyphic Texts

    after they crossed the border into Egyptian territory, at Per Atum in Tjeku, or, to put it in Biblical terms, at Pithom in Succoth.3 In addition, it should be noted that these Shasu Edomites were animal herders and that they were also, of course,...
  • New Evidence from Egypt on the Location of the Exodus Sea Crossing: Part I

    departed from Rameses to the north of Wadi Tumilat and headed south after the last plague (see Ex 13:17–14:3). They came to Succoth in the Wadi Tumilat then headed east to Etham in the vicinity of Lake Timsah. Turning north, they were overtaken by the...
  • Nahum, Nineveh and Those Nasty Assyrians

    Judeans to renew their pilgrimages to Jerusalem for the thrice-yearly feasts of Pesach (Passover), Shav’uot (Pentecost) and Succoth (Tabernacles) (Ex 23:14–17; 34:22–24; Dt 16:16, 17). There was also a command for the remnant that faithfully prayed to...
  • Is Mount Sinai in Saudi Arabia?

    is part of modern-day Egypt. However, 3,500 years ago, that was not the case. The Bible says that once the Israelites left Succoth they were “out of Egypt” (Ex. 13: 18-20). The Land of Goshen was the eastern limits of the Land of Egypt. Apparently the...

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