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I’ve always been troubled by the Philistine hemorrhoids. The Hebrew word is ‘opalim (Mylpe). That was supposedly their affliction when they captured the Ark of the Covenant and placed it before a statue of their god Dagon. The...
Biblical Archaeology Review, May/June 2008
Three of the five cities of the famous Philistine Pentapolis have long been known—Ashkelon, Ashdod and Gaza. A fourth, Ekron, has recently been confirmed by an inscription, locating it...
Biblical Archaeology Review, November/December 2001
In the Footsteps of King David: Revelations from an Ancient Biblical City
By Yosef Garfinkel, Saar Ganor, and Michael G. Hasel
Biblical Archaeology Review, January/February 2019