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Domestic Camel in Israel dated

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#1    Frank Merton

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Posted 04 February 2014 - 11:44 AM

It would appear the domestic camel did not exist during Bible patriarchal times; a major Biblical anachronism.

http://phys.org/news...l.html#firstCmt


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Posted 04 February 2014 - 12:22 PM

Oh no! Are you saying that there are inaccuracies in the Bible? Whatever next? Posted Image

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Posted 04 February 2014 - 01:21 PM

View PostFrank Merton, on 04 February 2014 - 11:44 AM, said:

It would appear the domestic camel did not exist during Bible patriarchal times; a major Biblical anachronism.

http://phys.org/news...l.html#firstCmt
I thought that had been well established for some time, although perhaps not the date from when camels were used.


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Posted 04 February 2014 - 01:35 PM

View PostPeter B, on 04 February 2014 - 01:21 PM, said:

I thought that had been well established for some time, although perhaps not the date from when camels were used.
You are probably right but it was news to me, and a surprise.





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