02b NOTE Sacred Stones_Part2

02b NOTE Sacred Stones_Part2 - Upright Stones Celtic:...

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Upright Stones Celtic: Menhir Hebrew: ma ṣṣē b ā h ( hDbE…xAm ) Upright Stones (Menhir) Single upright monumental stones (menhir) Hebrew = ma ṣṣē b ā h ( hDbE…xAm ) = KJV “pillar” or raised stone Gen 28.18-22, 31.45-52, 35.14; Ex 24.4; 2 Sam 18.18
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High Place at Petra Jordan 2C BCE to 2C CE
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Petra (Jordan) High Place Stone Pillar Nabatean “Du-Shar” = “Owner of the Mountain” Petra (Jordan) High Place Stone Pillar Nabatean “Du-Shar” = “Owner of the Mountain” Petra (Jordan) High Place Stone Pillar Nabatean “Du-Shar” = “Owner of the Mountain”
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Shechem Temple at Shechem Palestine early first millennium BCE Israelite ma ṣṣē b ā h shrine at Shechem Shechem/Nablus (Palestine) Joshua and “sanctuary of the Lord” at Shechem m ī qda š YHWH ( hDwh y vå;dVqIm ) “Joshua wrote these words in the book of the law of God, and took a great stone, and set it up there under an oak, that was by the sanctuary of the Lord” (Josh 24:26)
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Stone Pillar Egyptian obelisk Karnak Temple, Luxor, Egypt
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This note was uploaded on 10/23/2011 for the course HIST 201 taught by Professor Sabey during the Fall '08 term at BYU.

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02b NOTE Sacred Stones_Part2 - Upright Stones Celtic:...

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