I recently came across an unexpected article by Ariel David (@arieldavid1980) entitled The Real Ark of the Covenant May Have Housed Pagan Gods. The article, published on Haaretz a little more than a year ago, reports on the digs that are
A few weeks ago, @MiraScriptura posted an article entitled “Bernard Lamborelle vs Mirror-Reading.” Given I had briefly engaged with the author, I was looking forward to this article. I knew it would be different from everything else I had read on Abraham.
“Dissociative Exegesis” is the name of the method I developed for critically analyzing the story of Abraham in the context of a secular covenant. But how reliable is it? I argue in my book that the Abrahamic covenant was established
Aron Ra is a well know atheist activist, former president of the Atheist Alliance of America, and the host of the Ra-Men Podcast. He is also the former Texas state-director of American Atheists, an expert on evolution and phylogeny, and
There is now wide consensus among scholars that Tell Balata, which is located near Nablus in the occupied territory, is very likely the ancient site of biblical Shechem. According to the Bible, this is where Abraham and his descendants lived and this
Last Sunday, I was invited to talk about my book on the Left At The Valley podcast. Kevin, Nancy and Kirstin are fun hosts. They define themselves as “… regular (outspoken, opinionated, brash) Fraser Valley residents who wanted to offer
Two weeks ago, I took part in a Peer Review event on The Non Sequitur Show. I was a bit nervous to be confronted by Dr. Bowen and his wife Megan, two Assyriologists (aka Digital Hammurabi), Dr. Bryson an
A month ago, I was invited on The NonSequitur Show to talk about my book “The Covenant”, a historical essay in which I argue that the biblical character of Abraham lived during the Bronze Age and made a covenant with