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Book: The Old Testament Hebrew Scriptures in Five Minutes

Chapter: 28. Can Archaeology Prove the Truth of Biblical Texts?

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.45032


If the Bible is true, the statements it transmits must accord with facts and ancient realities that archaeology can help us recover. The interpretation of archaeological finds is, however, as difficult as the interpretation of biblical texts. Seeking proof in archaeology is missing what the Bible actually is.

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