Biblical archaeology does not seek to prove or disprove the content of the Bible, but to describe the historical framework in which the biblical books were formed.
Archaeologists link the “rare and exciting find” to the Geshurites, one of the communities that had diplomatic relations with King David.
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King David and the dangers of church growth.
Eight kings of the Kingdom of Israel and six from the Kingdom of Judah have been verified, including Kings David and Ahab.
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They have also found Philistine pottery, lending credence to the biblical account of them living in the city until being vanquished by King David.
“No textiles have ever been found at excavation sites”, archaeologists explained. The fabrics were discovered in the Timna Valley, which was a copper production district in Solomon´s times, 3,000 years ago.
The ‘homely’ ancient rock, discovered in 1993, adds evidence of King David’s existence.