Bible

The road to Shur, the origin of the Zamzam Well? (Rabbi Sa’adiah ben Yosef Gaon)

Reblogging another great article by Eric bin Kisam  In the story about the wife of patriarch Abraham, Hagar, and his firstborn son, Ishmael, in the Torah in Genesis/Bereishit 16:7 there was mention of a place named Shur שֽׁוּר. וַֽיִּמְצָאָ֞הּ מַלְאַ֧ךְ יְהוָ֛ה עַל־עֵ֥ין הַמַּ֖יִם בַּמִּדְבָּ֑ר עַל־הָעַ֖יִן בְּדֶ֥רֶךְ שֽׁוּר An… Read More ›

The Book of Revelation

بِسْمِ اللهِ الرَّحْمٰنِ الرَّحِيْم The Book of Revelation: A Critical Examination Originally published on the Quran and Bible Blog: May 31, 2015 Updated: September 11, 2019 “This calls for wisdom. Let the person who has insight calculate the number of… Read More ›