The Ark of the Covenant(part 2)

As we learned in part 1, the Ark of the Covenant was central to the Israelite’s worship of God and played a key role in their history. In our modern times, much mystery and legend has surrounded the Ark. In Chapter 3 of the Old Testament book of Joshua, we learn that as the priests … Continue reading The Ark of the Covenant(part 2)

The Ark of the Covenant (Part 1)

For centuries, much ado has been made about the Ark of the Covenant. The Ark is shrouded in wonder, the stuff of legends, folklore fodder, and pop culture promoted in our generation by movies like Spielberg’s “Indiana Jones: Raiders of the Lost Ark” and Monty Python’s irreverent “Holy Grail”.  Throughout history in both secular and … Continue reading The Ark of the Covenant (Part 1)