#1350

2012-10-02

A NT Prof Digs at an OT Site, Khirbet Qeiyafa

With Prof. Dana Harris

Dana Harris teaches New Testament at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School, yet she excavated at an Old Testament site this past summer, Khirbet Qeiyafa. Khirbet Qeiyafa overlooks the Elah Valley, where David and Goliath had their confrontation. On this program she explains why she ended up where she did, the importance of connecting archaeology with textual studies, and the similarities between archaeology and textual studies.

tags: Khirbet Qeiyafa John Monson Elah Valley Dana Harris

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#1337

2012-07-04

Khirbet Qeiyafa Shrines, part two

With Prof. John Monson

Just a few weeks ago, archaeologist Yosef Garfinkel announced some of the most exciting finds of the 2011 excavation season, a couple of small, portable shrines. What do these shrines have to say about the Israelite monarchy and the Israelite religion of 3,000 years ago? In these two programs we discuss the significance of the Qeiyafa excavation with John Monson, a professor of Old Testament and Semitic languages at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. Monson and his students are excavating at Qeiyafa.

tags: Khirbet Qeiyafa John Monson Israelite Religion Elah Valley shrines

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#1336

2012-06-29

Khirbet Qeiyafa Shrines

With Prof. John Monson

Excavations for 2012 are just underway at Khirbet Qeiyafa, an important Iron Age site overlooking the Elah Valley in Israel. Just a few weeks ago, archaeologist Yosef Garfinkel announced some of the most exciting finds of 2011, a couple of small, portable shrines. What do these shrines have to say about the Israelite monarchy and the Israelite religion of 3,000 years ago? In these two programs we discuss the significance of the Qeiyafa excavation with John Monson, a professor of Old Testament and Semitic languages at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. Monson and his students are excavating at Qeiyafa.

tags: Khirbet Qeiyafa John Monson Israelite Religion Elah Valley

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#1333

2012-06-07

Growing Up in Archaeology

With Prof. John Monson

This program from our archives is a conversation with John Monson, a professor of Old Testament at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School (although at the time he was at Wheaton College). This secondd half of a conversation that started on the preceding program dealt with John's childhood, living in Israel and riding his bike to participate in archaeology excavations.

tags: Living in Israel

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#1332

2012-06-01

Archaeology & Theology

With John Monson

This program from our archives is a conversation with John Monson, a professor of Old Testament at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School (although at the time he was at Wheaton College). To mark the turn of the century, we talked about the impact of archaeology on theology.

tags: Theology

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