Where Did the Red Sea Crossing Take Place?
A recent documentary Patterns of Evidence: The Red Sea Miracle compares a ‘scientific’ Bitter Lakes crossing theory with a ‘biblical’ Gulf of Aqaba crossing theory. But how biblical—or scientific—is either? Where did the Red Sea crossing take place?
By Christopher Eames • May 12
Easter—In the Hebrew Bible?
Passover, certainly. But what about the peculiar Easter traditions—bunnies, painted eggs, hot cross buns? Several passages in the Hebrew Bible contain remarkable descriptions of what appear to be Easter practices. But how could this be possible, several centuries before the birth of Christianity?
By Christopher Eames • April 1