THE TEL DAN STELA furnished the first historical evidence of King David from the Bible. The ninth-century B.C. stela’s fragmented inscription proved that King David was a genuine historical figure. Perhaps more important, the stela, set up by one of ancient Israel’s fiercest enemies more than a century after David’s death, still recognized him as the founder of the kingdom of Judah. For more, click on the link. Photo: Israel Antiquities Authority.

THE TEL DAN STELA furnished the first historical evidence of King David from the Bible. The ninth-century B.C. stela’s fragmented inscription proved that King David was a genuine historical figure. Perhaps more important, the stela, set up by one of ancient Israel’s fiercest enemies more than a century after David’s death, still recognized him as the founder of the kingdom of Judah. For more, click on the link. Photo: Israel Antiquities Authority.

The Tel Dan Inscription: The First Historical Evidence of King David from the Bible. Tel Dan inscription references the “House of David”

The Tel Dan Inscription: The First Historical Evidence of King David from the Bible. Tel Dan inscription references the “House of David”

A sneak peek of King David from THE BIBLE - The #1 Cable Show of the Year! On Sundays in March, The Bible comes to life. From executive producers Roma Downey (Touched By An Angel) and Mark Burnett (The Voice, Survivor, Shark Tank, Celebrity Apprentice) the OFFICIAL trailer for the epic minseries, THE BIBLE, airing Sundays in March on History...

A sneak peek of King David from THE BIBLE - The #1 Cable Show of the Year! On Sundays in March, The Bible comes to life. From executive producers Roma Downey (Touched By An Angel) and Mark Burnett (The Voice, Survivor, Shark Tank, Celebrity Apprentice) the OFFICIAL trailer for the epic minseries, THE BIBLE, airing Sundays in March on History...

"The Return of the Wilderking" Trilogy by Jonathan Rogers...loosely based on the story of King David from the Bible.

The Return of the Wilderking

"The Return of the Wilderking" Trilogy by Jonathan Rogers...loosely based on the story of King David from the Bible.

Bust of Michelangelo's David. This is the famous David from the Bible who killed Goliath. The bust is made from durable fiberglass and has several finish options

David Statue Bust

Bust of Michelangelo's David. This is the famous David from the Bible who killed Goliath. The bust is made from durable fiberglass and has several finish options

Continuing our celebration of #ColorOurCollections Week, we present these lovely historiated initials by C. R. Ashbee for his 1902 Essex House Press printing of The Psalter or Psalms of David from the Bible of Archbishop Cranmer, printed in an edition of 250 paper copies.

Continuing our celebration of #ColorOurCollections Week, we present these lovely historiated initials by C. R. Ashbee for his 1902 Essex House Press printing of The Psalter or Psalms of David from the Bible of Archbishop Cranmer, printed in an edition of 250 paper copies.

Few modern Biblical archaeology discoveries have caused as much excitement as the Tel Dan inscription—writing on a ninth-century B.C. stone slab (or stela) that furnished the first historical evidence of King David from the Bible.  http://www.biblicalarchaeology.org/daily/biblical-artifacts/artifacts-and-the-bible/the-tel-dan-inscription-the-first-historical-evidence-of-the-king-david-bible-story/

Few modern Biblical archaeology discoveries have caused as much excitement as the Tel Dan inscription—writing on a ninth-century B.C. stone slab (or stela) that furnished the first historical evidence of King David from the Bible. http://www.biblicalarchaeology.org/daily/biblical-artifacts/artifacts-and-the-bible/the-tel-dan-inscription-the-first-historical-evidence-of-the-king-david-bible-story/

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