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  • Wadi ͟͟͟͟ (A-Z entry)

    For toponyms beginning with this element, see under latter part of name .

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

  • Wadi_____ (A-Z entry)

    See under latter part of name .

    Source: Encyclopedia of the Dead Sea Scrolls

  • wadi (A-Z entry)

    Streams that flow only irregularly in Palestine and are therefore unreliable for water supplies and symbolic of deceit ( Jer. 15: 18 ). The ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • Wadi (A-Z entry)

    An Arabic word meaning a deep gully or streambed that is dry except during the winter rains. These gullies are ubiquitous in the Palestinian ...

    Source: The Oxford Companion to the Bible

  • The Wadi Qilt (Image) This result contains an image

    The Wadi Qilt: the old road from Jerusalem to Jericho, the setting of the parable of the Good Samaritan, ran through this area.

    Source: pageId="iii"Oxford Bible Atlas

  • wages (A-Z entry)

    Payment for labour in Israel was made at the end of each day ( Deut. 24: 14 ), or year ( Isa. 21: 16 ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • wailing (A-Z entry)

    Death was accompanied with ritual mourning and professional wailers were employed ( 2 Sam. 3: 31 ; Matt. 9: 23 ; Acts 9: 39 ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • The Walking on the Water (Mt 14:22–33 ǁ Mk 6:45–52 ǁ Jn 6:16–21 ) (Chapters)

    1. Mt 14:22–33 Mk 6:45–52 Jn 6:16–21 22 Immediately he made the disciples get into the boat and go on ahead to the other ...

    Source: The Oxford Bible Commentary; from chapter The Four Gospels in Synopsis

  • Wall Paintings (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

  • Wall Paintings (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

  • Wall Paintings (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

  • Wall Paintings (Image) This result contains an image

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

  • Wall Paintings (A-Z entry) This result contains an image

    In the ancient Near East, wall painting was one of the most widespread and important artistic media. Although less able to withstand the ravages ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Archaeology in the Near East

  • walls (A-Z entry)

    It was essential in ancient times to protect vineyards with walls of unhewn stones and cities with quite massive fortifications. The earliest walls of ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • The Walls of Jerusalem. (Chapters)

    1. Discussions about the possible royal associations of Nehemiah often overlook the fact that wall-building is seen as royal responsibility par excellence in the ...

    Source: The Oxford Bible Commentary; from chapter Ezra–Nehemiah

  • war (A-Z entry)

    War was a frequent fact of life throughout the OT era, and the geographical situation of Palestine between great powers inevitably dragged Israel and ...

    Source: A Dictionary of the Bible

  • War (A-Z entry)

    In the Hebrew Bible war almost always refers to armed struggle between nations; in the New Testament the word more often refers to spiritual ...

    Source: The Oxford Companion to the Bible

  • War of the Sons of Light Against the Sons of Darkness (A-Z entry)

    Known also as the War Scroll (1QM), this Hebrew manuscript was among those scrolls from Qumran Cave 1 acquired by the Hebrew University, Jerusalem, ...

    Source: Encyclopedia of the Dead Sea Scrolls

  • War Rule (A-Z entry)

    See War of the Sons of Light against the Sons of Darkness .

    Source: Encyclopedia of the Dead Sea Scrolls

  • War Scroll (A-Z entry)

    See War of the Sons of Light against the Sons of Darkness .

    Source: Encyclopedia of the Dead Sea Scrolls

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