Praying to a Storm God

Storm God

 

Image: A Storm God

Archaeology News:

Archaeologists excavating an ancient mountaintop sanctuary in southeastern Turkey have unearthed more than 600 seals and amulets left at the temple as votive offerings. Originally dedicated to a Near Eastern storm god, the sanctuary was in use from the first millennium B.C. until the seventh century A.D.

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Claude Mariottini
Professor of Old Testament
Northern Baptist Seminary

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