Ancient Nineveh and the Assyrians

The ancient city of Nineveh played a key role in several Old Testament story lines. The prophet Jonah was sent there. Its armies invaded the Promised Land in 2 Kings. Nahum prophesied its demise. In this piece by Gordon Franz on Nahum, Nineveh and Those Nasty Assyrians, at BibleArchaeology.com, Franz provides an extensive background to […]

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Ancient Corinth in photos

Ancient Corinth in photos BiblePlaces.com has photos showing notable sites from ancient Corinth, including  a panoramic view of the Peloponnese peninsula ; the now-silted harbor; and the Diolkos (a stone track upon which ships were lugged from one sea to another before the completion of the canal). Acts 18:18 records Paul’s activities at one of […]

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