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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GIBEON»
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Winery, Defenses, and Soundings at Gibeon
An account of the discovery of the winery and systems of defense at Gibeon and the results of three soundings that supplied the best evidence for the history of the occupation of the site.
James Bennett Pritchard, 1964
, Where the Sun Stood Still: The Discovery of the ...
This first book-length presentation of the results of our excavations at el-Jib has been written for the general reader who is concerned with the contribution that archaeology has made to the biblical history of the site.
The Dictionary Of The Bible
Gibeon (Hb gib'-'on, meaning uncertain), a town of Benjamin (Jos 18:25) and a
leviti- cal city (Jos 21:17). With Chephirah, Beeroth*, and Kiriath-jearim* Gibeon
was one of the cities of the Horites*. A story doubtless considerably transformed
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
GIBEON GIDDEL marks entrance of the Israelites into the Promised Land. The
KJV associates this place with gib'al in the list of Benjaminite towns in Josh. 18:
28 (NRSV "Gibeah"). The site is otherwise unknown. Laura B. Mazow GIBEON ...
David Noel Freedman, Allen C. Myers, 2000
14:18; 22:14 refer to it indirectly but not by name).2 The peace (Heb. šālôm)
which Gibeon had made with Israel was the treaty described in the previous
chapter. The special reason for Adoni- zedek 's fear was Gibeon 's size and
The Military History of Ancient Israel
Gibeon was located about eight miles from Jerusalem at the east- west
crossroads on the road running from Jericho over the ridge continuing on to
descend westward to the coastal plain through the Beth-Horon pass and the
Temples and Temple-service in Ancient Israel: An Inquiry ...
T Tm VttW nS3JO, 'in Gibeah of Saul, the chosen of Yahweh', but LXX read mm
im psaia, 'in Gibeon, on the mountain of Yahweh', a reading the end of which
appears preferable. Most moderns also adopt the first part of LXX's reading, ...
A History of Ancient Israel and Judah
Yet the territory that fell under attack during the campaign in question,
supposedly conducted by Joshua, seems to have included Gibeon: "And Joshua
defeated them from Kadesh- barnea to Gaza, and all the country of Goshen, as
far as ...
James Maxwell Miller, 1986
Encyclopaedia Judaica Volume 7:
Biblical Gibeon has been identified with modern el-Jib, 6 miles (9 kms.) north of
Jerusalem. The first proper scientific identification of the place with modern el-Jib
was made in 1838 by Edward Robinson. During the archaeological excavations
Fred Skolnik, Michael Berenbaum, 2007
The Children's Bible in 365 Stories
Five kings, who lived near, surrounded the city of Gibeon with their armies. The
men of Gibeon sent an urgent message to Joshua. 'You are our friends. Come
quickly to help us!' Joshua and the people did not want to help Gibeon. But they
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GIBEON»
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Resonant makes his mark at HQ
He coasted home by three and three-quarter lengths from Gibeon with Azmaam a further three and a quarter lengths away. Buick said: "I rode ... «SkySports, Jul 15»
No stopping Gosden juggernaut at Newmarket
Ridden by Godolphin pilot William Buick, the son of Cape Cross scored by 3 3/4 lengths from the Richard Hannon Jr-trained Gibeon. «gulfnews.com, Jul 15»
Succession squabbles at late Christiaan's burial
Many traditional communities in the South, such as the Witboois (/Khobesen) of Gibeon, and the //Haboben and Kharo!Oan of Blou-Wes, have ... «Namibian, Jul 15»
Namibia: Schmidt Petrus Andreas - the Southern Campaigner …
"Inspired by the Nama teachers strike and the 1976 Soweto uprising in South Africa I joined the Swapo Party at Gibeon in 1977," he says. «AllAfrica.com, Jul 15»
For the First Time, Israel Acknowledges Aiding Syrian Rebels
“And the men of Gibeon sent unto Joshua to the camp to Gilgal, saying: 'Slack not thy hands from thy servants; come up to us quickly, and save ... «Breaking Israel News, Jun 15»
Chief's burial this weekend
A memorial service in his honour was held at Gibeon yesterday and Desmond Andreas, a member of the organising committee tasked with ... «Namibian, Jun 15»
Community calendar (June 25)
... Public Library, 1112 Central Ave. Info: 575-537-6244. David Gibeon: Performs at 6 p.m. today at Diane's Parlor, 510 N. Bullard St. Free. «Silver City Sun-News, Jun 15»
Community calendar (June 23)
... 515 W. College Ave. Free. All ages. Info: 575-538-3672. David Gibeon: Performs at 6 p.m. Thursday at Diane's Parlor, 510 N. Bullard St. Free. «Silver City Sun-News, Jun 15»
Public Implored to Rally Against GBV
Witbooi visited schools in Gibeon as well as the community as part of the early celebration of the Day of African Child, which was attended by ... «AllAfrica.com, Jun 15»
Area students, others earn honorable mentions
... is a junior majoring in mechanical engineering who completed a project in Namibia titled Invasive Plant Species Management in Gibeon; ... «Foster's Daily Democrat, Jun 15»