In another part of the world, it would have been a straightforward public-works project. A highway was too narrow to handle the increasing flow of traffic, so the authorities brought in heavy equipment to widen it. Partway through the job, however, a road-leveling tractor uncovered the opening to a cave no one knew was there. Work came to an immediate halt, and within hours a scientific swat team descended on the site to study it.
That's the law in Israel, where civilization goes back at least 5,000 years and where a major archaeological find could be lurking under any given square foot of real estate. Just about every empire since the beginning of Western history has occupied these lands, or fought over them, or at least passed through â€” Egyptians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Greeks, Romans, Turks, Crusaders â€” leaving behind buildings or burial places or artifacts. Which is why there were about 300...
Here again we find the unbelievers trying to prove the Bible right - or wrong!! The curious thing about it is that if you begin at the point of "untruth," then you can only continue upon that particular journey, which leads only to complete ignorance!
Psalm 100:5 For the LORD is good; his mercy is everlasting; and his truth endureth to all generations.
Psalm 138:2 I will worship toward thy holy temple, and praise thy name for thy lovingkindness and for thy truth: for thou hast magnified thy word above all thy name.
Psalm 146:6 Which made heaven, and earth, the sea, and all that therein is: which keepeth truth for ever:
[URL=http://www.johnankerberg.org/Articles/_PDFArchives/apologetics/AP4W0803.pdf]]]Archaeology and the Biblical Recordâ€”Part 1[/URL] and [URL=http://www.johnankerberg.org/Articles/_PDFArchives/apologetics/AP4W0903.pdf]]]Archaeology and the Biblical Recordâ€”Part 2[/URL] [URL=http://www.johnankerberg.org/Articles/_PDFArchives/apologetics/AP3W0504.pdf]]]Biblical Archaeologyâ€”Silencing the Critics, Part 3[/URL].