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Archaeology and Islam #03 - The Ka'ba:

Click below to view video Who built the original Ka’ba? Where was it? When was it destroyed and rebuilt? Can we find the original Ka’ba? Transcript Video #3 This is a general …

Q&A #05 Why a Cube?:

Click below to watch the video What is the origin of the Ka’ba? Who was King Tubba? Why was a cube shape used for the Ka’ba? Why is the cube shape special in ancient Petra? Why is it …

Week 13:

Reading Day 1: Joshua 12:7-15:19 Day 2: Joshua 15:20-17:18 Day 3: Joshua 18:1-19:48 Day 4: Joshua 19:49-21:45, 1 Chronicles 6:54-81 Day 5: Joshua 22:1-24:33 Day 6: Judges 1:1-3:3 Day 7: Judges …

13 The Petra Ka'ba:

Who built the first Ka’ba? Why was it rebuilt when Muhammad was a young man? Was it ever destroyed? How many times was the Ka’ba rebuilt after that time? Was the Ka’ba always …

Week 13:

Reading Day 1: Joshua 12:7-15:19 Day 2: Joshua 15:20-17:18 Day 3: Joshua 18:1-19:48 Day 4: Joshua 19:49-21:45, 1 Chronicles 6:54-81 Day 5: Joshua 22:1-24:33 Day 6: Judges 1:1-3:3 Day 7: Judges …

14 The Religion of Abraham:

Chapter 14 Chad Doell & Dan Gibson May 2022 Abstract There is a term in Islam which was a fundamental part of the religion in its dawning years, and which is seldom used today— Ḥanīfiyyah. The …

PETRA: High Place:

also known as Robinson’s High Place The High Place is located at the very top of a mountain. If you want to see it, you will have to climb up there. The main steps to the high place …

PETRA: Small Delights:

A selection of small things to see around Petra. Most of these are beytel or alters. If you visit Petra, see how many of these you can spot on your visit. Can you see the crescent …