Bible News Roundup – Week of February 12, 2017

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Lent Has Narrow Appeal, LifeWay Research Reports
Baptist Press
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Why an Incredible New Discovery Proves That the Dead Sea Scrolls Belong to Israel
FOX News
NPR: Archaeologists Excavate 12th Cave They Say Once Housed Dead Sea Scrolls
Read the Bible Gateway Blog post, Jesus and the Culture of His Day: An Interview with Craig A. Evans
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Biblical Artifacts Provide Reassurance About Earth’s Magnetic Field
San Diego Union-Tribune
Read 2 Kings 18:1-19 and Isaiah 36-39 on Bible Gateway

The Art of Illumination: A Modern Bible Uses Medieval Techniques
St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Read the Bible Gateway Blog post, The Saint John’s Bible: A Work of Art

Bill to Require Bible History Elective in All West Virginia School Divisions
The Register-Herald

Bill Would Require Bible Classes in Kentucky Public Schools
US News & World Report

Demand Outstripping Supply for Bible Teachers in New Zealand Schools
The Southland Times

Goal to Provide the Entire Country of Belize With a Bible or Christian Book by November
Mission Network News

Museum will Showcase Bible from the Battle of Bunker Hill and Washington’s Revolutionary War Tent
FOX News

Historical, Ancient Bible Stolen from St. Louis Book Dealer
KSDK News Channel 5

Testament to Their Marriage: Couple Compete in Worldwide Bible Contest
The New York Times

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