Historical Accuracy of the Bible

Archaeology Proves the Bible

“It may be stated categorically that no archaeological discovery has ever controverted a Biblical reference.  Scores of archaeological findings have been made which confirm in clear outline or in exact detail historical statements in the Bible.” — Dr. Nelson Glueck

Nelson Glueck’s credentials:

  • World renowned archaeologist
  • PhD
  • Professor at Hebrew Union College
  • President of Hebrew Union College
  • Ancient pottery expert
  • Discovered the Nabataean Civilization
  • Contributed to the discovery of 1500 ancient sites
  • Identified Edomite and Midianite artifacts
  • Used his intimate knowledge of Middle East geography to aid U.S. in WWII
  • Used his knowledge of Nabataean irrigation system to help Israel develop desert irrigation system that turned a desert into a blooming oasis
  • Prolific author
  • Delivered benediction at inauguration of President John F. Kennedy
  • Featured on cover of Time Magazine.

Dr. Nelson Glueck, Time Magazine, December 13, 1963

Photo source Time.com

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