Backgrounders on the Bible through Biblical Archaeology

1522-1523 Minna Silver – Haran of Abraham in Turkey

s200_minna-l_nnqvistArchaeologist Minna Silver recently visited excavations in Turkey at the site of Haran, visited by the Patriarch Abraham on his journey to Canaan. Minna is studying the ancient Amorites. And although the Bible refers to Abraham as a wandering Aramean, there’s also an Amorite connection.

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