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New Reading of Mesha Stele Could Have Far-Reaching Consequences for Biblical History


Science & Tech  (tags: religion, ancient, archaeology, discovery, history )

Glenn
- 82 days ago - eurekalert.org
The biblical King Balak may have been a historical figure, according to a new reading of the Mesha Stele, an inscribed stone dating from the second half of the 9th century BCE.



   

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Walter F (129)
Wednesday May 1, 2019, 10:46 pm
An interesting read,thanks Glen.
 

Colleen L (3)
Wednesday May 1, 2019, 11:47 pm
Agree with Walter, interesting.
Thanks Glenn
 

Animae C (508)
Thursday May 2, 2019, 12:25 am
Noted
Thanx Glenn
 
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