Old Testament Places

Mount Carmel from Megiddo Valley

Elijah went up on Mount Carmel and challenged the 450 prophets of Baal about whose god would be able to send down fire from Heaven and ignite the fire of their altar. The valley of Megiddo is mentioned in the book of Revelation as the place of the battle of Armageddon. Scripture: 1 Kings 18, Revelation 16.


Keywords:
Baal, Elijah, Megiddo Valley, Mount Carmel
Source: Bruce Einspahr
Engedi

Engedi was a place that David hid from King Saul in the Old Testament. As you can see from the ruggedness of this area, it was a good place to hide. Scripture: 2 Samuel 23


Keywords:
David, Engedi, Saul
Source: Bruce Einspahr
Mount Gilboa

King Saul and his son Jonathan died on Mount Gilboa after battle with the Philistines. Scripture: 2 Samuel 1, 1 Chron 10


Keywords:
Jonathan, Mount Gilboa, Saul
Source: Bruce Einspahr
Absalom's Tomb

Absalom was the son of King David. He tried to take over the Throne. This is his tomb near Jerusalem. Scripture: 2 Samuel 13-20


Keywords:
Absalom, Jerusalem, tomb
Source: www.JerryCulbertson.com (Bible Archaeology Seminars)
Pagan Altar

The altar is at Dan. This was a pagan altar set up during the days of the divided kingdom. Dan is in the extreme north of the Galilee just on the border of Lebanon. The metal stand shows where the altar was. Scripture: 1 Kings 12


Keywords:
altar, Dan, temple
Source: www.JerryCulbertson.com (Bible Archaeology Seminars)
Hezekiah's Tunnel (#1)

King Hezekiah built this tunnel from the city of Jerusalem down to a water source in order to provide the city with water during siege. Scripture: 2 Kings 20:20.


Keywords:
Hezekiah, Jerusalem, tunnel, water
Source: www.JerryCulbertson.com (Bible Archaeology Seminars)
Hezekiah's Tunnel (#2)

King Hezekiah built this tunnel from the city of Jerusalem down to a water source in order to provide the city with water during siege. Scripture: 2 Kings 20:20.


Keywords:
Hezekiah, Jerusalem, tunnel, water
Source: www.JerryCulbertson.com (Bible Archaeology Seminars)
Hezekiah's Tunnel (#3)

King Hezekiah built this tunnel from the city of Jerusalem down to a water source in order to provide the city with water during siege. Scripture: 2 Kings 20:20.


Keywords:
Hezekiah, Jerusalem, tunnel, water
Source: www.JerryCulbertson.com (Bible Archaeology Seminars)
Egyptian Pyramid

A photo of an Egyptian Pyramid.


Keywords:
Egypt, pyramid
Source: Walt McIndoo
Egyptian Pyramid (#2)

Another photo of an Egyptian Pyramid.


Keywords:
Egypt, pyramid
Source: Walt McIndoo
Egyptian Pyramid & Camel

A photo of a camel in front of an Egyptian Pyramid.


Keywords:
camel, Egypt, pyramid
Source: Morris Cromer
Sinai Mountains

The Sinai Mountains described as the place the 10 commandments given.


Keywords:
Sinai, ten commandments
Source: Morris Cromer
Egyptian Step Pyramid

An Egyptian Step Pyramid.


Keywords:
Egypt, pyramid
Source: Morris Cromer
Egyptian Step Pyramid (#2)

Another photo of an Egyptian step pyramid.


Keywords:
Egypt, pyramid
Source: Morris Cromer
Sphinx

The Egyptian sphinx.


Keywords:
Egypt, Sphinx
Source: Walt McIndoo
Sphinx (#2)

An additional photo of an Egyptian Sphinx.


Keywords:
Egypt, Sphinx
Source: Walt McIndoo
Egyptian Pyramid (#3)

Another Egyptian Pyramid.


Keywords:
Egypt, pyramid
Source: Morris Cromer
Egyptian Pyramid (#4)

Another photo of the Egyptian pyramids.


Keywords:
Egypt, pyramid, Sphinx
Source: Morris Cromer
Sinai Mountain (#2)

Another photo of the Mount Sinai.


Keywords:
Moses, Sinai, ten commandments
Source: Morris Cromer
Sinai Mountain (#3)

Another photo of the Mount Sinai. Play best gun games on the gungamesz.com website.


Keywords:
Moses, Sinai, ten commandments
Source: Morris Cromer
Dead Sea Cave

This is the cave in which the original Dead Sea scrolls were found.


Keywords:
cave, Dead Sea, scrolls
Source: Tom Childers
Megido Valley

The valley in the distance is the valley of megido described as the place of Armageddon in the book of Revelation. Scripture: Revelation 16


Keywords:
Armageddon, Megedo, ruins, valley
Source: Tom Childers