These chronologies are hotly debated among Christians and secularists alike, with the consensus being increasingly challenged.
In this article, we consider their arguments in favor of Hebrew as Jesus teaching language, and as the language of an original "Gospel" account from which all others are ultimately derived. Lindsey Discovered In 1939, the year Great Britain and Canada entered their war with Adolph Hitler; Robert Lindsey graduated from the University of Oklahoma. In 1939, Jerusalem had a population of about 100,000 -- most of them Jews. Lindsey was excited to find himself in such a setting."The size of the gate is consistent with the historical and archaeological knowledge we possess," Sa'ar Ganor, an excavation director with the Israel Antiquities Authority, said in a statement.According to biblical narrative, "everything took place" at the gates of the ancient city of Tel Lachish, where the gate-shrine was originally built, the IAA said.The Weinstocks became like a second set of parents to the 21-year old Lindsey.By 1945, the year the War ended, Lindsey had speaking knowledge of Hebrew.An ancient city gate and shrine that King Hezekiah ordered to be destroyed during the eighth century B.
C., according to the Hebrew Bible, are seeing the light of day following an excavation in Israel, archaeologists reported today (Sept. The so-called gate-shrine is likely evidence of actions taken by King Hezekiah, the 12th king of Judea, to abolish idols, according to the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA).
n some circles, it is still commonly believed that Jesus everyday language was Aramaic, the language the Jews had learned and brought back from Babylon during their sojourn there.
For example, the Interpreters Dictionary of the Bible tells us, "The dialect daily spoken by Jesus and the disciples was Galilean Aramaic, which, as is noted in Matt. In more recent times, an expanding circle of scholars has rejected this commonly believed notion as erroneous.
But for the average layperson trying to understand Egyptian history, it is often a case of ‘Where do I start? ’ There are so many names, dynasties and dates bandied around with seeming authority that it is a confusing topic to investigate.
Also, without some background or a framework to help the Christian gain some perspective on the issues, it is difficult to be discerning about any information that claims to solve the many mysteries that Egypt presents—and there are dozens of those from Christian researchers alone!
[See Photos of Artifacts Recovered from the Excavation at the Gate-Shrine] The gate is located in the ancient city of Tel Lachish within an 80-by-80-foot (24.5 by 24.5 meters) six-chambered area, with three chambers on each side and the city's main street passing between them, the IAA said.