Research Articles: All posts tagged 'judges 9'

  • Non-Technical Language
  • Technical Language
  • Expert Language

Abimelech at Shechem 2/13/2006 - by Bryant G. Wood PhD

For some 800 years, from the time of Jacob until the time of Gideon, Shechem was an important highland urban center controlling the area from Megiddo to Jerusalem. It is no surprise, then, that Gideon’s son Abimelech went to the leaders of Shechem to gain support for his failed attempt to become king of the Israelite tribes. Three archaeological discoveries at Shechem relate to the narrative of Judges 9...

Volunteer in 2015 Support Associates For Biblical Research with every purchase on Amazon Smile. Bible and Spade magazine Become a Member Make a Donation to ABR

Research RSS Feed

AddThis Feed Button

Recent Articles

Over the past several months we have seen a significant slowing in our stream of financial support that...
Several years ago an intensive investigation of human remains, purported to be those of St. Luke (author...
I've spent the last eight years here in Jerusalem studying Biblical Archaeology. When I began, I assumed...
I recently wrote an article for our friends at Answers in Genesis about archaeology and the Conquest....
Associates for Biblical Research
  • PO Box 144, Akron, PA 17501
  • Phone: +1 717-859-3443 | Fax: +1 717-859-3393
  • Toll Free: 1-800-430-0008
Friend ABR on Facebook.com Join us on Twitter Join us on Twitter