Biblical Archaeology Review 43:5, September/October 2017

Strata: Cartoon Caption Contest

“Does the blessing include health coverage?”

—Stephen Dowling, Pondok Indah, Jakarta, Indonesia

Thank you to all those who submitted caption entries for our May/June 2017 cartoon (above), based on Genesis 32:22–30. We are pleased to congratulate Stephen Dowling of Pondok Indah, Jakarta, Indonesia, who wrote the winning caption, and our runners-up:

“After all that, a new name? How about a new hip or a pair of wings?”

—John C. Burke, Nicholasville, Kentucky

“Facing his greatest wrestling opponent to date, Jacob felt a bit underdressed.”

—Timothy Fisher, Walkersville, Maryland

Write a caption for the cartoon below (see Ecclesiastes 12:12), and send it to us by mail or online on our website:

BAR Cartoon Caption Contest
Biblical Archaeology Society
4710 41st Street, NW
Washington, DC 20016

Be sure to include your name and address. The deadline for entries is September 30, 2017. The author of the winning caption will receive a copy of the BAS book The Origins of Things, a BAS tote bag and three gift subscriptions to give BAR to friends. Runners-up will receive a BAS tote bag and two gift subscriptions.

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