“Archaeologist Eilat Mazar dug with a spade in one hand and a Bible in the other. Should her theories be taken seriously?” asked Andrew Lawler in a December 10 article about the famed Jerusalem archaeologist who died earlier this year. According to Lawler, Dr. Mazar was arguably the world’s most renowned biblical archaeologist, and yet his article casts a shadow of doubt over much of her work in ancient Jerusalem. On today’s program, host Brent Nagtegaal addresses many of Lawler’s claims, defending the scientific integrity of Dr. Mazar’s work.
Unearthing David’s City By Andrew Lawler