What does AD stand for?

AD stands for the Latin phrase: Anno Domini, the year of our lord. It is used to indicate which part of the timeline is being dated on the Gregorian calendar…

Who were the Amalekites?

The Amalekites were the descendants of Esau’s grandson Amalek after whom they were named (Gen. 36:12). This group of people lived in the Sinai Peninsula, in what is now known…

Who was the pharaoh of the Exodus?

Who was the Pharaoh of Egypt during the time of the Hebrew slavery and deliverance? There are no contemporary, non-Biblical records of the Exodus that exist today for the Egyptians…

Who was Ellen G. White?

Overview Ellen G. White (Ellen Gould Harmon) was called in 1845 to be a messenger for God at the age of 17. In 1856, she married a minister, James White,…

What is the significance of the Ipuwer Papyrus?

The Ipuwer Papyrus (officially Papyrus Leiden I 344 recto) is an ancient Egyptian papyrus made during the Nineteenth Dynasty of Egypt. This papyrus was interpreted by A.H. Gardiner in 1909. It is now held in the…

What year did Noah’s flood take place?

To understand the year of Noah’s flood we should take a close look at Old Testament chronology. The time from creation to the flood can be calculated from Bible chronology.…