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Was Solomon also a Pharaoh?

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The New Chronology (NC), which became popular just 23 years ago, allows many new synchronies between biblical events and archaeological events. These include Joseph, Israel in Egypt, the Exodus, Jericho, Saul, David, Solomon, and Rehoboam. Because the NC is new and different from Conventional Chronology (CC), archaeologists are skeptical but believers are hopeful. Acceptance is […]

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Solomon in Stone

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Archaeologists James Pritchard and Kathleen Kenyon classify Solomon in the Iron Age, concluding that archaeology and the Bible are in disagreement. They aren’t against the Bible; they just consider it an error-prone human writing, like the many other historical documents from the past. Solomon is said to have built the cities of Megiddo, Gezer, Hazor, […]