1. Welcome to Baptist Board, a friendly forum to discuss the Baptist Faith in a friendly surrounding.

    Your voice is missing! You will need to register to get access to all the features that our community has to offer.

    We hope to see you as a part of our community soon and God Bless!

Red Sea Crossing

Discussion in 'General Baptist Discussions' started by Aaron, Nov 14, 2009.

  1. Aaron

    Aaron Member
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    Sep 4, 2000
    Messages:
    15,897
    Likes Received:
    265
    Faith:
    Baptist
  2. Marcia

    Marcia Active Member

    Joined:
    May 12, 2004
    Messages:
    11,139
    Likes Received:
    0
    Have any archeologists validated it? If not, there's probably no need to debunk it.
     
  3. Aaron

    Aaron Member
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    Sep 4, 2000
    Messages:
    15,897
    Likes Received:
    265
    Faith:
    Baptist
    The answer is, yes, they've been debunked. His gilded chariot wheel is a fake.
     
  4. Marcia

    Marcia Active Member

    Joined:
    May 12, 2004
    Messages:
    11,139
    Likes Received:
    0
    Okay, I'm confused. If you know this has been debunked, why are you asking?
     
  5. Aaron

    Aaron Member
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    Sep 4, 2000
    Messages:
    15,897
    Likes Received:
    265
    Faith:
    Baptist
    I thought it might be an interesting discussion, but changed my mind.
     
  6. blackbird

    blackbird Administrator
    Administrator

    Joined:
    Feb 21, 2002
    Messages:
    11,898
    Likes Received:
    2
    Yeh, right Aaron---------get us all excited about Pharoah's chariots and then change your mind!!!! We oughta make you grab some scuba gear--dive to the bottom of the Red Sea itself just to check things out---but you'd like it too much wouldn't cha??!!!:laugh::laugh::laugh:
     
    #6 blackbird, Nov 15, 2009
    Last edited by a moderator: Nov 15, 2009
  7. Aaron

    Aaron Member
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    Sep 4, 2000
    Messages:
    15,897
    Likes Received:
    265
    Faith:
    Baptist
    That I would!
     
  8. Peggy

    Peggy New Member

    Joined:
    Oct 27, 2009
    Messages:
    285
    Likes Received:
    0
    After all these years, I'm sure there is nothing left to find that hasn't disappeared or been completely buried by the ocean floor.
     
  9. Dr. Bob

    Dr. Bob Administrator
    Administrator

    Joined:
    Jun 30, 2000
    Messages:
    29,544
    Likes Received:
    73
    Faith:
    Baptist
    Maybe we'll be startled when they find AARON'S BONES at the site where we threw him in for toying with us . . .
     
  10. Johnv

    Johnv New Member

    Joined:
    Oct 24, 2001
    Messages:
    21,321
    Likes Received:
    0
    Wyatt is such a fake, when you look up the word "fake" in the dictionary, his picture appears next to it. He claims to have found a horse and human bone together in the Red Sea, in the same manner that he claimed to have found a chariot wheel in the Red Sea (a claim that has been readily debunked).

    This is doubly so, since Moses and the Israelites crossed the Reed Sea, and not the Red Sea (in Hebrew, "yam suph", meaning sea of reeds, but mistranslated "Red Sea" in some translations).
     
  11. Rubato 1

    Rubato 1 New Member

    Joined:
    Mar 31, 2006
    Messages:
    1,167
    Likes Received:
    0
    Sorry, I have to take you to task here: How or why did Solomon (or Jehoshaphat) build navies at Ezion-Geber and not on the Red Sea?

    1 Kings 9:26 And king Solomon made a navy of ships in Eziongeber, which is beside Eloth, on the shore of the Red sea, in the land of Edom.


    1 Kings 22:48
    Jehoshaphat made ships of Tharshish to go to Ophir for gold: but they went not; for the ships were broken at Eziongeber.


    2 Chronicles 8:17 Then went Solomon to Eziongeber, and to Eloth, at the sea side in the land of Edom.

    The Red Sea is the YAM SUPH. Read THIS.
     
  12. just-want-peace

    just-want-peace Well-Known Member
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    Feb 3, 2002
    Messages:
    5,700
    Likes Received:
    69
    Faith:
    Baptist
    OK, out of curiosity, where is the debunking?

    I remember this "finding" from several years ago, but nothing since.
     
  13. Johnv

    Johnv New Member

    Joined:
    Oct 24, 2001
    Messages:
    21,321
    Likes Received:
    0
    Wyatt claimed the find, but has never made his supposed find available to the public for scrutiny. No debunking is neccessary, because no evidence for the claim has ever been brought forth.
     
    #13 Johnv, Nov 20, 2009
    Last edited by a moderator: Nov 20, 2009
  14. just-want-peace

    just-want-peace Well-Known Member
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    Feb 3, 2002
    Messages:
    5,700
    Likes Received:
    69
    Faith:
    Baptist
    Shows how much I followed it, I guess.

    I remember the hype and video of the episode, and found it fascinating, but then forgot all about it until this thread!!
     
  15. Rubato 1

    Rubato 1 New Member

    Joined:
    Mar 31, 2006
    Messages:
    1,167
    Likes Received:
    0

    This is a blog that sums it up pretty well.
     
    #15 Rubato 1, Nov 20, 2009
    Last edited by a moderator: Nov 20, 2009
  16. Bob Alkire

    Bob Alkire New Member

    Joined:
    Mar 23, 2001
    Messages:
    3,134
    Likes Received:
    0
    Very good, thanks.
     
  17. Johnv

    Johnv New Member

    Joined:
    Oct 24, 2001
    Messages:
    21,321
    Likes Received:
    0
    I sit corrected. There's a lot of religious and archeological debate over it.
     
  18. Aaron

    Aaron Member
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    Sep 4, 2000
    Messages:
    15,897
    Likes Received:
    265
    Faith:
    Baptist
    Evidence was produced and debunking, if it can be done, is always necessary.

    The evidence was fake. It was in a web page I read that critiqued Wyatt's evidence. I'll have to see if I can find it again.
     
Loading...