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  • Tiny ‘beka’ stone helps confirm, clarify scripture

    November 29 2018 by David Roach, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Tiny ‘beka’ stone helps confirm, clarify scripture

    Archaeologists’ discovery of a small weight from the period of Israel’s monarchy helps confirm the Old Testament system of weights and the existence of Solomon’s Temple, two Southern Baptist archaeologists say. A “beka,” a stone weight equivalent to about one-fifth of an ounce, was discovered by archaeologists with the Israel Antiquities Authority …

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