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  For Kids: Did the thick walls of Jericho really fall? [KidExplorers.com]   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Jericho had a wall, and was tightly shut up (Joshua 2:15,5; 6:1,20).
A woman (Rahab) lived in the city wall; her house was part of the wall.
Houses were found, built against a portion of the city wall that did not collapse, verifying the Bible's account of Rahab's house that was built against the city wall Joshua 2:15), and that her house was spared (Joshua 2:14-21; 6:22-23).
www.christiananswers.net /q-abr/jericho-kids.html   (673 words)

  
 The walls of Jericho
Within the upper wall was an area of approximately six acres, while the total area of the upper city and fortification system was 50% larger, or about nine acres.
It turns out that there is ample evidence that the mudbrick city wall collapsed and was deposited at the base of the stone retaining wall at the time the city met its end.
Walls and floors were flened or reddened by fire, and every room was filled with fallen bricks, timbers, and household utensils; in most rooms the fallen debris was heavily burnt, but the collapse of the walls of the eastern rooms seems to have taken place before they were affected by the fire.’
www.answersingenesis.org /creation/v21/i2/jericho.asp   (2303 words)

  
 The Walls of Jericho   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The excavation of Jericho, therefore, has thrown no light on the walls of Jericho of which the destruction is so vividly described in the book of Joshua.’
At the crest of the embankment was a similar mudbrick wall whose base was roughly 14 metres (46 feet) above the ground level outside the retaining wall.
Jericho was once thought to be a ‘Bible problem’ because of the seeming disagreement between the archaeology and the Bible.
biblicalstudies.qldwide.net.au /cs-walls_of_jericho.html   (2149 words)

  
 List of walls - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Communards' Wall in the Père Lachaise cemetery, in Paris, France
Korean wall (alleged by DPRK), Korean Demilitarized Zone
Other barriers, such as Israeli West Bank barrier, are listed under Separation barrier, defensive wall and list of fortifications.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_walls   (128 words)

  
 Myth or History: Did Jericho’s Walls Come Down? : ChristianCourier.com
But she jumped to the conclusion that if Jericho City IV was to be dated at 1400 B.C., then this city must yield Cypriote ware as well.
Jericho was not nearly the trade city that Megiddo was since the latter was situated on a major ancient trade route.
The destruction of Jericho, in the context of archaeological study, is not the only point of controversy among scholars.
www.christiancourier.com /feature/january2001.htm   (2246 words)

  
 Walls Albums and CDs
Bring Down the Walls No Limit Squad Returns
The Walls Came Down (The Best of the Mercury Years)
It does me no injury for my neighbor to say there are twenty gods or no God.
www.brainymusic.com /albumlink/w/walls.html   (35 words)

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