This article will examine four aspects of the question regarding whether or not Mt. First, the credibility of the claims will be questioned.
Second, the false assumptions by the proponents of Jebel al-Lawz will be disputed. Fourth, the archaeological evidence will be examined... This article will examine four aspects of the question regarding whether or not Mt. First, the credibility of the claims will be questioned.
“All kinds of people are finding coral and calling it chariot parts,” says Richard Rives, president of Wyatt Archaeological Research in Tennessee. These people are making it up as they go to be TV stars.” Rives was a longtime partner of Ron Wyatt, an anesthetist and amateur archaeologist who died of cancer in 1999.
Continue reading Two treasure hunters stood on the top of Jebel al-Lawz thinking it was the real Mt. One was struck with fear because he thought he was trespassing on the “holiest place on earth”. Second, the false assumptions by the proponents of Jebel al-Lawz will be disputed. Fourth, the archaeological evidence will be examined.
As he gulped down Gatorade and munched on M & M’s, a sense of guilt overcame him because he had forged a letter from the king of Saudi Arabia in order to obtain a visa into the Kingdom (Cornuke and Halbrook 2000: 10, 11, 74, 77, 79; Blum 1998: 206). Yes, what he did was illegal, and offended the honor of the Saudi Arabian people. Mount Sinai was the destination of Moses and the Children of Israel after the Lord miraculously delivered them from the bondage of Egypt (Ex. It was from this mountain that the Lord also gave the Ten Commandments to Moses and the people of Israel (Ex. Here, too, the prophet Elijah found himself after his escape from wicked Queen Jezebel (I Kings 19).
I would agree with the proponents of the Jebel al-Lawz hypothesis that Jebel Musa, the traditional Mt. Sinai in his book Sinai in Arabia and of Midian in 1878. A French scholar, Jean Koenig (1971), has added the volcanic peak of Hala’l bedr to the list.
Sinai, or any other site in the southern Sinai Peninsula, could not be the real Mt. The late Ron Wyatt, a certified registered nurse anesthetist (CRNA) turned treasure hunter, added a fourth Midian site, Jebel al-Lawz, to the list. Sinai was Jebel al-Lawz because it was the highest peak in the entire NW Saudi Arabian region (Noorbergen 1982: 157-174).