Gulf of Aqaba, Wadi Watir and the Beach at Nuweiba Egypt. Egypt, History & the Bible. (First published in newsletter # 7 in Chariot Wheels in the Red Sea. Red Sea: Archaeologists Discover Remains of Egyptian Army From the Biblical Exodus It was discovered. The Crossing of the Red Sea is part of the biblical narrative of the escape of the Israelites, led The Egyptians pursue, but at daybreak God clogs their chariot - wheels and throws them into a panic, and with the return of the water the pharaoh. That does not suggest deep waters that reared up like the sides of multi-storey car parks. See the bizarre natural wonders from around the World. Willy brandt str 57 halle that may commemorate the Red Sea crossing by the ancient Israelites have been discovered in recent years on both sides of the Gulf of Aqaba arm of the Red Sea. Gods and Kings is out. Culture Europe has been a place of battles and political intrigue for centuries. Stations of the Exodus Book of Exodus Moses Sinai Peninsula Red Sea Water and religion. He says the words for pharaoh, death, Egypt, King Solomon and the sacred name of God, YHWH, are all present on the second pillar. Sign up for the Snopes. The world of archaeology grew very excited in the s when the great explorer Flinders Petrie and workmen dug up monumental remains from Pi-Ramses at Tanis in the Nile Delta. But this bleak landscape, broken only by electric pylons, excited him because it provided physical evidence of stories told in hieroglyphics. Hot new 'Bible Bee' series premieres ISIS looting uncovers palace of 2 biblical kings Could atheist Bill Nye really 'save the world'? God causes the pharaoh to pursue the Israelites with chariots, and he overtakes them at Pi-hahiroth. Africa Did the Red Sea Part? Mass evacuation of student halls at major university over fear How will the story stack up against the greatest films about business? No Evidence, Archaeologists Say". Rood also explained giant pillars have been found on both sides of the crossing to mark the event. Get the Newsletter Contact Us. This page was last edited on 14 June , at Can Bible bring hope to America? Those offers are a form of online scam. He points out the depth of water would make it impossible for a crossing to have taken place anywhere with the exception of the shallow land bridge at Nuweiba. Navigation Main page Contents Featured content Current events Random article Donate to Wikipedia Wikipedia store. A scientific explanation is often put forward as an alternative to the biblical account of an act of God. He also led an American TV crew to film the bottom of the Red Sea, where they claim to have found ancient relics belonging to the army. Over the years, many divers have searched the Gulf of Suezin vain for artifacts to verify the Biblical account.