4 edition of Shechem II found in the catalog.
Edward F. Campbell
Includes bibliographical references ((117)-121).
|Other titles||Shechem two.|
|Statement||Edward F. Campbell, Jr. ; edited for the expedition by Karen I. Summers..|
|Series||American Schools of Oriental Research archaeological reports -- no. 2, ASOR archaeological reports -- v.2.|
|Contributions||American Schools of Oriental Research.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 123 p. :|
|Number of Pages||123|
The site of Shechem is said to be of unrivalled beauty. Stanley says it is "the most beautiful, perhaps the only very beautiful, spot in Central Palestine." Gaza, near Shechem, only mentioned 1 Chr. , has entirely disappeared. It was destroyed at the time of the Conquest, and its place was taken by Shechem. (See SYCHAR.). In Deuteronomy 27 and 28 we see the command Yahweh gave that an altar be made of living stones and placed on Mount Ebal. This mountain tells us the precise location of this event takes place, as Mount Ebal and Mount Gerizim are the primary landmarks for the city of Shechem.
Nigeria News - Shechem: ONE and a half weeks ago, in obedience to the above biblical injunction, I was engrossed in study of the holy texts, seeking. Shechemites (1 Occurrence) Int. Standard Bible Encyclopedia SHECHEMITES. she'-kem-its (hashikhmi ). Multi-Version Concordance Shechemites (1 Occurrence). Numbers 26 /s/ - 7k. Jotham (26 Occurrences) Having thus parodied the relationship of the worthless Abimelech to the Shechemites, Jotham ironically wishes both parties joy of their .
It was at Shechem that Jacob built an altar to God and called it El-Elohe-Israel (Gen ). At Shechem Joshua renewed the covenant with a new generation of Israelites (Josh ). After the division of the kingdom, Jeroboam rebuilt Shechem and the city became the first capital of the Northern Kingdom. Jeroboam chose Shechem as the capital for the Northern Kingdom, perhaps because of the significant history there for Ephraim. Shechem had great spiritual significance for Abraham, Jacob, Joseph, and Joshua. Also Shechem was situated on the essential crossroads along the Way of the Patriarchs.
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Shechem / ˈ ʃ ɛ k ə m /, also spelled Sichem (/ ˈ s ɪ k ə m /; Hebrew: שְׁכָם / שְׁכֶם Standard Šəḵem Tiberian Šeḵem, "shoulder"; Ancient Greek: Συχέμ LXX), was a Canaanite city mentioned in the Amarna letters, and is mentioned in the Hebrew Bible as the first capital of the Kingdom of Israel.
According to Joshua it was located in the tribal territorial Founded: c. BCE, (mentioned in Ebla tablets). Shechem. A Canaanite prince, at the town of the same name, who abducted Dinah the daughter of Jacob, and was soon afterwards treacherously slain, with many of his people, by Simeon and Levi, Genesis 2.
Genesis | View whole chapter | See verse in context And Jacob came to Shalem, a city of Shechem, which is in the land of Canaan, when he came from Padanaram; and pitched his tent before the city. Genesis | View whole chapter | See verse in context And he bought a parcel of a field, where he had spread his tent, at the hand of the children of Hamor, Shechem 's.
Shechem. shoulder. The son of Hamor the Hivite (Genesis ; 34). A descendant of Manasseh (Numbers ; Joshua ). A city in Samaria (Genesis ), called also Sichem (), Sychem (Acts ).It stood in the narrow sheltered valley between Ebal on the north and Gerizim on the south, these mountains at their base being only some yards apart.
Note that Shechem is both the name of a city and of a man. Where in Samaria was the city of Shechem located. Now called Nablus, Shechem was/is located half way between Jerusalem and Nazareth, 50 kilometers (31 miles) north of Jerusalem and.
The Significance of Shechem. In Hebrew shechem means “shoulder,” an apt description of the town’s location in the narrow valley between Mt. Gerizim and Mt. Ebal, approximately 40 miles (65 km.) north of Jerusalem. Today the world calls it Nablus, a Palestinian Authority city in the so-called West Bank and destined to become Judenrein, “clean of Jews,” in a future Palestinian.
Nothing is said of Shechem during the united kingdom period. It was at Shechem, however, that the northern tribes rejected Rehoboam and made Jeroboam their king, thus creating the divided monarchy (1 Kings ; 2 Chron 10ff.). Shechem then became, for a time at least, Jeroboam’s capital in the N and he began to rebuild it (1 Kings Shechem E-9 on the Map.
Tel Balata. Shechem was. Dwelt in by Abraham and Jacob Genesis - And Abram passed through the land unto the place of Sichem, unto the plain of Moreh. And the Canaanite [was] then in the land. Genesis - And Jacob came to Shalem, a city of Shechem, which [is] in the land of Canaan, when he came from Padanaram; and pitched his.
Despite Jacob’s hope that he could settle peacefully in the land of his fathers, tragedy strikes his family when his daughter, Dinah, is kidnapped and raped by the eponymous prince of the city.
Prince Shechem becomes enamoured with her and wishes to marry her, so his father, Hamor, seeks Jacob’s permission. He insists, however, on [ ].
Genesis Abram passed through the land to the place of Shechem, to the oak of Moreh. The Canaanite was then in the land. Genesis Jacob came in peace to the city of Shechem, which is in the land of Canaan, when he came from Paddan Aram; and encamped before the city.
Genesis They gave to Jacob all the foreign gods which were in their hands, and the rings. Shechem During Old Testament times. Genesis6 - "Abram took Sarai his wife, Lot his brother's son, all their possessions that they had gathered, and the people whom they had acquired in Haran, and they went to go into the land of entered into the land of Canaan.
Abram passed through the land to the place of Shechem, to the oak of Moreh. ARUMAH» A place near Shechem (Judges ) ASHER» A city of Shechem (Joshua ; 1 Kings ) BAAL-BERITH» A god of the Shechemites CHIDING» Jacob chides Simeon and Levi for killing Hamor and Shechem (Genesis ) DEMONS» Sent to foment trouble between Abimelech and the Shechemites (Judges ) GERIZIM» Jotham addresses the.
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A small village, Sychar, was near the ruins of Shechem in New Testament times and is mentioned in the John 4 account (Jn ). Unfortunately, most Bible studies of events at or near Shechem, and commentaries on the Book of John, omit Shechem's pivotal role in Bible history and how it fit into God's salvation plan.
Shechem was mentioned 60 times in the Old Testament and plays a very important role in Biblical history. Sitting between Mount Gerizim and Ebal, the city of Shechem was the place of numerous biblical events including where God promised the land to Abraham, and where Jacob purchased land and buried and where the covenant was confirmed.
Related Websites. Shechem. Shechem (Nablus) (Jewish Virtual Library) A lengthy article describing the archaeology and history of the ancient city.
Read the same article here on. Shechem: Its Archaeological and Contextual Significance (Bible Archaeology) A nice discussion of the archaeology around Shechem, from the Spring.
Shechem II: portrait of a hill country vale: the Shechem regional survey / Edward F. Campbell, Jr. ; edited for the expedition by Karen I. Summers. Synonyms: Shechem, sh’-KHEM, שְׁכֶםRelated Articles: Genesis Deuteronomy Judges Genesis II Samuel Nablus (Wikipedia)This article is about the city of Nablus in the northern West Bank, and its predecessor, the Roman city of Flavia Neapolis.
For the biblical city of Shechem, at the same location, see Shechem. NablusOther transcription(s) • Arabicنابلس. SHECHEM (Sheʹchem) [Shoulder [of Land]]. Son of Hivite chieftain Hamor. (Ge ; Jos ) After Jacob settled near the city of Shechem (see No.
4), his daughter Dinah began associating with females of that man Shechem, described as being “the most honorable of the whole house of his father,” saw Dinah and “lay down with her and violated her.”.
Get this from a library. Shechem I: the Middle Bronze IIB pottery. [Dan P Cole; Edward F Campbell, Jr.] -- This volume reports on, and catalogues, the pottery from the Middle Bronze IIB period (c BC) recovered during excavations of Tell Balatah, otherwise known as Schechem.
The material is also. Shechem was important in ancient Palestine because of its position in an east-west pass between Mount Gerizim and Mount Ebal (Arabic: Jabal al-Ṭūr and Jabal ʿAybāl, respectively), one of the few such routes in Palestine’s hill country.
Its ruins are under the stratified mound of Tall al-Balāṭah, just east of Nāblus, which shows evidence of settlement from the Middle Bronze II .After the destruction of Stratum XIA, the Shechem site was without settlement for over a century; when renewed settlement came, soil layers contained a new range of pottery dated early within Iron II, with a distinctive red-slipped surface treatment on .The book of Genesis records that Abram and Jacob both visit Shechem at different times in history.
In between these visits, Shechem apparently grew and developed substantially. In Genesiswhen Abraham visits Shechem, it is called a place, but when Jacob returns there in Genesisaround BC, it is called a city.