Since 2005, Collins and his team have been studying an archaeological site in the southern Jordan Valley known as Tall el-Hammam. Jericho remained unoccupied for about 300 years following its MBA destruction. In the time of Abraham, everything above ground in this city of Sodom was obliterated in an explosive aerial burst of intense heat that demolished the buildings exploding countless clay pots and melting many portions of the resulting potsherds into glass. Katie and Aleah discuss the MBA tabun with Dr Collins. Lot could see all the Kikkar of the Jordan from there. This is our fourteenth season. That’s the old Bishop Ussher chronology that I mentioned before. And anyway, they were all too small and marginal to be the prosperous Cities of the Kikkar. That puts you on the eastern Kikkar northeast of the Dead Sea. What have you learned about that? Steven Collins Professor of Archaeology at Trinity Southwest University Albuquerque, New Mexico Area 11 connections. From respected archaeologist Dr. Steven Collins and award-winning author Dr. Latayne C. Scott comes the fascinating, true account of the frustrating search and exciting excavation of the city the Bible calls Sodom, which scholars and others had “misplaced” for hundreds of years. * Also from Real Science Radio: from rsr.org/archaeology see... Tags: Archaeology Bible History. We always suspected a cosmic event like an “airburst” because that’s what Genesis 19 specifically says. Steven Collins, Self: What on Earth?. Media Outlet. But there’s more geographical data in the Bible for Sodom’s location than for Jerusalem. Hasn’t happened yet at any site in Israel or Jordan. No. I can’t think of a better-identified biblical city than Sodom at Tall el-Hammam. Brian is a director of education and publishing in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Stay tuned for that. Dr. Collins' Discovering the City of Sodom, published by Simon & Schuster's Howard Books, gets accolades from the director of the archaeological dig at Gath in the West Bank, Aren Maeir, from the archaeological architect of the digs at the Western Wall and Southern Wall of the Temple Mount and the Jewish Quarter Excavations of the Old City of Jerusalem Leen Ritmeyer, and the University of Liverpool emeritus professor of Hebrew and Ancient Semitic Languages Alan Millard. It’s a dead subject. Archeologist, Dr. Steven Collins Honored. Just click on over to digsodom.com to support or even to get involved with Dr. Collin's excavation! Description From respected archaeologist Dr. Steven Collins and award-winning author Dr. Latayne C. Scott comes the fascinating, true account of the frustrating search and exciting excavation of the city the Bible calls Sodom, which scholars and others had “misplaced” for hundreds of years. So, surpassing the goal would be good. Sodom located! And it’s the only one that’s ever mentioned by itself, not in a list behind Sodom as the others always are. A valid passport is required. PLEASE NOTE: If you plan to participate for multiple weeks or the entire 6-week season, early sign-up is a must. These slots will be filled on a first-come-first-served basis. JM How do you know when it was destroyed? We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. All Right Reserved. That’s the Kikkar of the Jordan. Take the Bible on faith and ignore the fight that’s going on over its historical veracity. Photo: Michael C. Luddeni. his link contains short commentaries written by Steven Collins concerning such subjects as the “Star of Bethlehem” and the “Visit of the Wise Men/Magi” along with comments and exchanges about these topics. In a nutshell, the Genesis patriarchal lifespan numbers were base-60 honorific formulas, not base-10 arithmetic values. So, you must do three things to be a volunteer in Season Fifteen: first, pay your participation fee; second, declare your dig weeks within 48 hours; third, have your paperwork and security form on Dr Austin’s desk within 30 days. - rsr.org/jericho And the critical voices have died down considerably, for the simple reason that we’ve answered every possible objection with facts and hard data. Contact Dr. Steven Collins for more information, details, and requirements. There_s a lot of consultation through the day. On Real Science Radio today Collins adds great corroboration to our previous interview with Dr. Phillip Silvia about the major Bronze Age city at this location. The Sodom narratives make it clear that Sodom itself was the largest of all the Kikkar cities. (Credit: Wiki Commons) After 10 years of digging, archaeologist Steven Collins, of Trinity Southwest University of New Mexico, and his team believe they have discovered the location of Biblical Sodom in the Southern Jordan Valley in Jordan, about 14 kilometers northeast of the Dead Sea. ARCHAEOLOGY OF JORDAN ON WIKIPEDIA List compiled by Francesco M. Benedettucci Dear friends and colleagues, below you can find a list of links to many Wikipedia entries referring to Jordan's archaeology, which I have collected in recent years. No argument against this. Anyone who still holds to that idea is simply, well, delusional. Keeping up with the many exciting discoveries at and around Tall el-Hammam is a big task due to the large-scale nature of the Project. If you or anybody else is willing to say that the location of Jerusalem is a theory, then you can use the word “theory” in relation to Sodom. And we’d cover the Radiocarbon Project, too. We have to understand these things in their ancient Near Eastern context. No "fake news" here. They need a reason to believe. We’ve lost the culture. Sodom was the queen of Bronze Age cities in “the Land of the Kikkar.”. 2020 BLE Itinerary & Registration. Today's BEL Resource: Many in our science audience have never noticed our Government Department in our KGOV Store. This thing wasn’t a flash-in-the-pan. He has also written many articles on a variety of biblical topics, prophecy related to the modern tribes of Israel. Soil science. Dr Collins and Dr Byers assess the MBA situation in UA.7HH. You might even say perfectly accurate. The VIU Albuquerque site includes the Museum of Archaeology, designed to illuminate biblical history with pottery and objects from the ancient Near East. On this point professor Aren Maeir once said to me that when caravans pass, dogs bark; but keep moving and the barks will fade away. The catastrophe left the richly arable land salt saturated and non-arable and abandoned for the next five centuries. Period. He claims he may have located Sodom . Dr. Steven Collins is a distinguished professor of Archaeology at Trinity Southwest University in Albuquerque and is also dean of the school’s College of Archaeology & Biblical History. Thus, the Jordan, “the descending,” ends at that point, the lowest spot on the earth’s surface. Photo: Michael C. Luddeni. Description. He has also written many articles on a variety of biblical topics, prophecy related to the modern tribes of Israel. There isn’t anything down there that could possible connect up with the Sodom narratives of Abraham’s day. But that’s how this project is funded. Archaeologist Dr. Steven Collins believes that the Tall el-Hammam site in Jordan matches the descriptions of the ancient city of Sodom. The agricultural soils were destroyed, ripped right off the landscape. The terms ‘minimalists’ and ‘maximalists’ are now … You must also have your dig paperwork and security form in the TSU office within 30 days of paying the participation fee. He’s a graduate of California State University, Stanislaus (BA), Veritas Seminary (MA), and is a Fellow at Oxford Graduate School (D.Phil.). End of discussion! by Brian Nixon January 22, 2020. * City Discovered! There, we are featuring our classic God's Criminal Justice System seminar and our important videos God and the Death Penalty, Live from Las Vegas, and Bob on Drugs DVDs, and our powerhouse Focus on the Strategy resources! Archaeologist, Dr. Steven Collins directs the Tall el-Hammam Excavation Project in Jordan, the likely site of biblical Sodom. It's a bit different to promote these to an RSR listener, but of course, we all should be versed on such vital matters! Of course, you have to keep them their ancient context and let them say what they say in their own way and not superimpose modern ideas on them. HASHIMITE KINGDOM, JORDAN (ANS)—Dr. Though it incorporates current ancient Near Eastern studies and archaeology, this Handbook takes advantage of the most recent information from all the biblical and scientific disciplines upon which it touches. ANS was founded by Dan Wooding to inform, educate, and inspire about all that God is doing in today's culture. Come dig into the biblical world with us! * One of RSR's Most Important Programs EVER! Hard to find something when you’re looking in the wrong place! 100% of the Kikkar of the Jordan is north of the Dead Sea. The 2020 season dates are 26 January through 5 March. The archeological team, directed by Steve Collins of New Mexico’s Trinity Southwest University, has been working for 10 years in the Jordan Valley. Discovering the City of Sodom by Dr. Steven Collins and Latayne Scott. We’ve lost a few dig days. HASHIMITE KINGDOM, JORDAN (ANS)— Dr. Steven Collins, Director of the School of Archeology at Veritas International University, is in his fourteenth season overseeing excavations at the Tall el-Hamman archeological site in Jordan. We would love to have you with us in 2020! If you fail to do this your name will automatically be moved to the end of the list. Steven Collins is a veteran archeologist and he has plenty to say against the crackpots and misguided adventurers whose escapades in the Middle East pose as archeological discoveries. Like many Christians today in the academic world, Dr. Steven Collins felt pulled in different directions when it came to apparent conflicts between the Bible and scholarly research and theory—an intellectual crisis that inspired him to lay it all on the line as he set off to locate the lost city of Sodom. Then we went looking. Assist News mobilizes Christians to intervene on behalf of the persecuted church. Biblical geography is amazingly accurate. Steven M. Collins has authored five books documenting the migrations, kingdoms, and locations of the biblical ten tribes of Israel after their exile from the Promised Land. Copyright 2019 Assist News. It’s all in the book! Steven Collins (archaeologist) (born 9/11, 1950), co-director of the Tall el-Hammam Project, College of Archaeology, Trinity Southwest University Stephen Collins (journalist), from Ireland Stephen Collins (politician) (1847–1925), British Liberal politician, MP for Kennington His latest book, Discovering the City of Sodom (Howard Books/Simon & Schuster 2013; co-authored with Dr. Latayne C. Scott), documents the … It was part of his doctoral dissertation. Completely. Albuquerque's Museum of Archaeology & Biblical History will house many of the artifacts from the Tall el-Hammam Excavation Project in Jordan, which archaeologist Steven Collins … The Gospel is our motivation. (2015), Ancient X-Files (2010) and The Road to Rome: Tracing the Steps of Paul the Apostle (2007). Bethel and Ai are about 14 miles west-northwest of Jericho. - Patterns of Evidence. But the end result is worth it, especially for those interested in the biblical world and its historicity. Big-Tech silences Trump — Will Christians and Israel be next. This website uses cookies to improve your experience. I guess a lot of people don’t see the point of it – archaeology that is. Steven Collins is a Distinguished Professor of Archaeology at Trinity Southwest University and a Visiting Professor of Archaeology at Veritas Evangelical Seminary, and is most well known for being the chief archaeologist at the Tall el-Hammam Excavation Project in the Jordan, an excavation project at the ancient site of Tall el-Hammam, which has been identified with the biblical Sodom. But our supporters have been really faithful. We have a lot of evidences of a high-heat event, and anomalous “signatures” in the MBA destruction layer that are consistent with a meteoritic airburst. his link contains short commentaries written by Steven Collins concerning such subjects as the “Star of Bethlehem” and the “Visit of the Wise Men/Magi” along with comments and exchanges about these topics. I was much younger then! If you fail to do this your name will be moved to the end of the list. ; Anthropology, Linguistics; University of New Mexico. But still about 95% of the people on our Update email list have yet to contribute anything financially to TeHEP. The Bible calls it the Kikkar! And all the cities in the area also went off-line at the same time, and they all, including Tall el-Hammam, stayed unoccupied for about 700 years. Chief Archaeologist & Director, Tall el-Hammam Excavation Project, Jordan, 2005 to present. Dr. Steven Collins has been teaching Ancient Near Eastern archaeology and history at the graduate and doctoral levels, and working as a professional field archaeologist, for over 20 years. ; Anthropology, Linguistics; University of New Mexico. Secular archaeologists agree with Dr. Steven Collins. A skeptical, unbelieving world needs evidence. Yes, of course. Sometimes I think people feel that we’re always pounding them for money, and I hate that. That’s why it’s always mentioned first. From respected archaeologist Dr. Steven Collins and award-winning author Dr. Latayne C. Scott comes the fascinating, true account of the frustrating search and exciting excavation of the city the Bible calls Sodom, which scholars and others had “misplaced” for hundreds of years. We fixed that. “Jordan” means “descending”; that is, of the fresh water, and it dies when it reaches the Dead Sea. Then he traveled eastward and pitched his tent as far as Sodom. Steven Collins, Director of the School of Archeology at Veritas International University, is in his fourteenth season overseeing excavations at the Tall el-Hamman archeological site in Jordan. Registration for Season Fifteen of the Tall el-Hammam Excavation Project is now open! At some point TeHEP will pass into younger hands. Others simply had it in the wrong place, which supported those who doubted its existence. Museum. Check him out at: wikipedia.org/wiki/Brian_Nixon, In this latest podcast, Dan Wooding interviews his son, Peter, about his recent trip to the east […], Dan Wooding interviews his old friend, Ray Barnett, about the book they wrote together called […], Dan Wooding interviews this South African-born Salvation Army leader about the exciting new […], Dan Wooding interviews his younger son, Peter, about how he is following in his Dad’s footsteps […], Individual Dr Silvia and the researchers working on this will be publishing a major article soon. This is crucial. That matches the mention of the Cities of the Kikkar in Genesis 10, by the way. He claims he may have located Sodom. I did a detailed geographical analysis of the key biblical passage (Genesis 13) and it was quite clear: Sodom was northeast of the Dead Sea. Then around 1400 BC it was rebuilt on a smaller scale, but fortified, and was destroyed during the 14th century, the final end of Bronze Age Jericho. Credit to Apologetics Canada Credentials of Dr. Steven Collins: 1972, B.U.S. - rsr.org/sodom (2020 and 2018 with Dr. Silvia) Each season TeHEP welcomes volunteers from around the world. 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Our plan is to keep excavating as long as we can. That would be fantastic! Trinity Southwest University, College of Archaeoloy. Dr. Steven Collins has been teaching Ancient Near Eastern archaeology and history at the graduate and doctoral levels, and working as a professional field archaeologist, for over 20 years. As TV documentaries, books, and a recent chapter in the Harvest Handbook of Apologetics states, the evidence that Tall el-Hammam is the site of Sodom is mounting with each season. We’re praying for a full, hard-pressing week. I thought it might be helpful for readers of Biblical Archaeology Review to know where to go for another perspective. So, it was a no-brainer, really. Archaeology is a slow process, and it takes a lot of time and money. Archaeology is the only means of showing the historical character of the Old Testament in particular. Dr. Steven Collins Dr. Collins is from Albuquerque, NM and is the TeHEP Co-Director; Chief Archaeologist and the Dean of the College of Archaeology, Veritas International University and Consulting Research Professor, Trinity Southwest University. They’re all in Genesis 13:1-12. 1975, M.Div. However, they are struggling to solve a deep mystery. But Week 4 starting tomorrow looks really good, and the next week also looks OK. We’ll see. Most scholars thought it was a myth. The few who still doubt it are stuck on the old “mythical” Ussher chronology that puts Abraham in the 22nd and 21st centuries BC. But it’s impossible to put the story back then. Jerusalem and the other cities mentioned in the Abraham stories didn’t exist then. That would be a rare event for the southern Levant. Biblical archaeologist Dr. Steven Collins has been convincing a lot of secular archaeologists that the ruins of Sodom are located exactly where Genesis 13 locates that historical city. Steven Collins is known for his work on What on Earth? Look around. When you sign up (by paying the participation fee) you must choose your dig week(s) within 48 hours by contacting Dr Glenda Austin by phone (505-332-4253) or by email (admin@tsu-edu.us). This is unequivocal. Literally, if everyone on our emailing list donated $50 each year we’d be able to raise our season budgets by 50%. Abraham belongs to the Middle Bronze Age, after 1850 BC, when these cities and the other elements of Abraham’s story actually did exist. - rsr.org/exodus We’re making it, but I’m concerned that we’re still just short of the season goal. And that’s pretty much the way it has gone. Tall el-Hammam is about twelve miles northeast of the Dead Sea, directly opposite Jericho on the other side of the Jordan. Steven Collins (PhD) is the senior archaeologist at the Tall el-Hammam (Sodom) Excavation Project (TeHeP), and the coauthor of Discovering the City of Sodom.He is the PhD program director of archaeology and biblical history at Veritas International University, and the distinguished consulting research professor of archaeology at Trinity Southwest University. We’d love to have a seven-figure patron, but that hasn’t happened and we’re fine with that. Because of tightening restrictions by the Jordan Department of Antiquities it is necessary to start registration in order to have the paperwork complete, including individual security forms, ready to send to the DoA by August 31, 2019. The Jordan Valley widens into a circular alluvial plain some 25 miles north of the Dead Sea. Buried Secrets of the Bible with Albert Lin. Dr Silvia can clue you in on this. 1975, M.Div. Steven Collins is a distinguished professor of Archaeology at Trinity Southwest University in Albuquerque and is also dean of the school’s College of Archaeology & Biblical History. And it was there in a big way! Besides, all the sites in that area were out of business by around 2500 BC, and that’s hundreds of years before the time of Abraham. Jericho was destroyed at about the same time as Tall el-Hammam, perhaps as “collateral damage” of the same event. The answer, for Dr. Steven Collins, a professor of Biblical studies and apologetics at Trinity Southwest University, is yes. So, given the right date for the Exodus, the archaeology at Jericho works. That tends to happen when a lot of ink is spilled on this kind of subject, but no qualifying site is ever discovered. There’s really no doubt about it. Then it was continuously a Bronze Age city-state until it was destroyed. Credit to Apologetics Canada Credentials of Dr. Steven Collins: 1972, B.U.S. The mode of destruction of the city is of great interest to everyone, including the National Geographic documentary that was filmed at the site back in October. In the second half of the Middle Bronze Age, about 1700 BC, give or take a bit. Steven Collins, PhD, is among the world's foremost biblical archaeologists, and has logged over 25 excavation seasons in Israel, Palestine, and Jordan. Want to visit the ruins of Sodom? Steven Collins (born September 11, 1950) is an American professor with the College of Archaeology at the unaccredited Trinity Southwest University in Albuquerque, New Mexico, an institution that states that biblical scripture is the "divinely inspired representation of reality given by God to humankind, speaking with absolute authority in all matters upon which it touches". It was “founded” as a fortified city in the Early Bronze Age, in the 4th millennium BC. The answer, for Dr. Steven Collins, a professor of Biblical studies and apologetics at Trinity Southwest University, is yes. In the article “Where Is Sodom?” archaeologist Steven Collins, using clues from the Biblical geography of Genesis 13 together with archaeological evidence from the site of Tall el-Hammam (pictured), argues that Biblical tradition located Sodom in a fertile area northeast of the Dead Sea. Audience Engagements Soars for Christian TV in the... Christians arrested in Eritrea Government clampdown, Coptic Christian Family Attacked in Upper Egypt, https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=9&v=mbFxZL-bL7g, Peter Wooding – Search of African Children’s Choir (Podcast), Ray Barnett – Don’t Tell Me It Can’t be Done (Podcast). It took about seven centuries for the soils to recover enough to allow agriculture to start again. Yes, but we’ve done the best we could. And how’s that working out? You can spend time on the dig site at the ruins of Sodom for a couple days or longer in January, February, and March 2021. - rsr.org/flood It was based on rigorous research and the archaeology has confirmed it from every possible angle. Archaeologist Steven Collins and Bible scholar Joseph M. Holden have spent decades making and researching those discoveries and now offer a wealth of information based on the latest findings. We did on-ground exploration and analysis for five years before that. It’s a complicated subject. And with a new National Geographic television episode of Buried Secrets of the Bible (with Albert Lin) featuring Tall el-Hammam currently airing, I thought an interview conducted by John W. Moore, PhD, Professor of Historical Geography at Trinity Southwest University, would be an appropriate update on the Tal el-Hamman archeological excavation. Steven Collins has been researching and lecturing in the field of Near Eastern archeology, biblical studies, and apologetics for more than 30 years. Harvest Handbook of Apologetics, with a contribution on archeology by Dr. Collins. All we can do is try to get the word out as best we can. In the article “Where Is Sodom?” archaeologist Steven Collins, using clues from the Biblical geography of Genesis 13 together with archaeological evidence from the site of Tall el-Hammam (pictured), argues that Biblical tradition located Sodom in a fertile area northeast of the Dead Sea. On Real Science Radio today Collins adds great corroboration to our previous interview with Dr. Phillip Silvia about the major Bronze Age city at this location. By: Steven Collins The relationship between archaeology and the Bible has been a much-debated topic over the last 25 years. Biblical archaeologist Dr. Steven Collins has been convincing a lot of secular archaeologists that the ruins of Sodom are located exactly where Genesis 13 locates that historical city. The more data we gather, the better. Dr. Gary A. Byers Dr. Byers is from Albuquerque, NM. 2020 BLE Itinerary & Registration. For example, if Week 3 fills up quickly before you register (which it tends to do), then the most you will be able to do are the two weeks before or after Week 3. They’re authentically Mesopotamian in this way, and show that the text actually comes from the Bronze Age and was not “made up” in a much later era. 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