ONE OF the most important finds in the history of biblical archaeology is threatened. The Israeli government recently stopped a construction project that would have built a Palestinian village on top of the ruins of Joshua’s altar. At least, the project is stopped for now—there is no guarantee that the
HISTORY IS more important than we realize. Aaron Lipkin discusses his DVD, The Footsteps of God: Finding Gilgal, and the presence of Israelites in the Holy Land just as it’s recorded in the Bible. His father, Avi Lipkin, discusses the history of conflict between Islamic sects, the origins of the reborn nation of Israel, and why those details are so important to the geopolitical situation the Middle East.