Saturday, January 16, 2010

Bible Possibly Written Centuries Earlier, Text Suggests - Sphere News

This is interesting. New discovery of ancient hebrew on a piece of pottery hints that the Scriptures may have been written down earlier than previously thought. Sometimes these things turn out not to be as big a deal later on, but initially seems pretty interesting. Whether or not this pans out, the Hebrew faith had an early emphasis upon caring for the poor, the widow, the orphan, and the stranger. It's a theme that continued to be stressed by the prophets hundreds of years later and continued in the NT writings.

Bible Possibly Written Centuries Earlier, Text Suggests - Sphere News

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