Friday, May 22, 2020

Plague and biblical history

BIBLE HISTORY DAILY: Pandemic, Plague, and Biblical History. A collection of BHD articles looking at the role of widespread disease in the Bible and in early Christian history. Plague and disease figure quite a bit in biblical history.

Relevant posts on Sennacherib's siege of Jerusalem are here (about halfway in) and here.

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