Ancient History, History

Three Languages Isolate and the Hebrew Bible

Around 5,000 years ago, there were three languages spoken in the Middle East that have no relationship whatsoever to any other known language - present or ancient. These three languages - Sumerian, Elamite and Hattic - are older than the pyramids. They are older than even the Egyptians. We have no clue where these languages… Continue reading Three Languages Isolate and the Hebrew Bible

Ancient History, History

Uriah the Hittite

2 Samuel 11 contains a story that pretty much any Sunday School kid learned. King David commits adultery with a young woman named Bathsheba and they conceive a child. He then has her husband killed to cover up the sin. Of course, in chapter 12, Nathan the prophet confronts David and he repents. Being a… Continue reading Uriah the Hittite