Tag: Bible history

Archaeologists find artifacts from Babylonian conquest of Jerusalem chronicled in Bible
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Archaeologists find artifacts from Babylonian conquest of Jerusalem chronicled in Bible

Originally published in Christian News Network Archaeologists conducting a dig in Israel have uncovered artifacts and evidence confirming the Babylonian conquest of Jerusalem as chronicled in the Old Testament of the Bible. “It is very exciting to be able to excavate the material signature of any given historical event, and […]

Jacob’s sheep are coming back home
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Jacob’s sheep are coming back home

“Let me go through all your flocks today and remove from them every speckled or spotted sheep, every dark-colored lamb” (Genesis 30:32). The largest flock of one of the most ancient breeds of sheep, the Jacob Sheep, is found today in, of all places, the Canadian town of Abbotsford in […]