1741 – The Price of Negro Slaves In West Africa

1741 – The Price of Negro Slaves In West Africa

Source: The London Magazine, and Monthly Chronologer (Princeton University) 1741 - pg. 509-510 Excerpt From Page 509 Cowries, a certain type of seashell is used for money in parts of Asia and Africa. Cowrie (cowry) shells used for decorating apparels, making necklaces and playing dice games. Excerpt From Page 510 In 1740 2,400 Cowries were equal to 1 Rupee. Cowries are valued in West Africa, but specifically Guinea, as much as silver and Gold. There they are called "bougies". Cowries are worn as ornaments in necklaces and bracelets. Cowries are described as white. French merchants in Whydah paid 40 pounds…
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Job’s Daughters Inherited His Estate Along with their Brothers

Job’s Daughters Inherited His Estate Along with their Brothers

Source: When Was the Book of Job Written? (Probe Ministries) 2003 A.D. From the source, " When was the book of Job written? How do we know it was written then since we don’t know who wrote the book and when Job lived? Top Ten Reasons Why We Believe the Book of Job was Written During the Time of the Patriarchs 1. Job lived 140 years after his calamities (42:16). This corresponds with the lifespans of the patriarchs. For example, Abraham lived 175 years. 2. Job’s wealth was reckoned in livestock (1:3; 42:12) which was also true of Abraham (Gen.…
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A Scholarly Response to the Suggestion that Egyptian DNA Gained “sub-Saharan” DNA Through Slavery

A Scholarly Response to the Suggestion that Egyptian DNA Gained “sub-Saharan” DNA Through Slavery

Source: Ancient Egyptian Genomes from northern Egypt: Further discussion (Research Gate) 2018 A.D. Note: Page 154 of the source. Note: Page 155 of the source. Note: Page 156 of the source. Note: Page 156 of the source. Note: Page 156 of the source. Note: Page 157 of the source. Note: Page 157 of the source. Note: Page 158 of the source. This source provides extensive DNA and historical analysis that shows why one must take the larger, historical context into account regarding ancient DNA. In my opinion, just like crania analysis, DNA analysis should simply be used as a modern…
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Deuteronomy 29 (KJV)

Deuteronomy 29 (KJV)

The Exodus, Wandering, and Conquest Reviewed 1 These are the words of the covenant, which the Lord commanded Moses to make with the children of Israel in the land of Moab, beside the covenant which he made with them in Horeb. 2 And Moses called unto all Israel, and said unto them, Ye have seen all that the Lord did before your eyes in the land of Egypt unto Pharaoh, and unto all his servants, and unto all his land; 3 The great temptations which thine eyes have seen, the signs, and those great miracles: 4 Yet the Lord hath not given you…
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Deuteronomy 22 (KJV)

Deuteronomy 22 (KJV)

Laws Concerning Preservation of Life 1 Thou shalt not see thy brother's ox or his sheep go astray, and hide thyself from them: thou shalt in any case bring them again unto thy brother. 2 And if thy brother be not nigh unto thee, or if thou know him not, then thou shalt bring it unto thine own house, and it shall be with thee until thy brother seek after it, and thou shalt restore it to him again. 3 In like manner shalt thou do with his ass; and so shalt thou do with his raiment; and with all lost thing…
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Deuteronomy 17 (KJV)

Deuteronomy 17 (KJV)

Examples of Legal Cases 1 Thou shalt not sacrifice unto the Lord thy God any bullock, or sheep, wherein is blemish, or any evilfavouredness: for that is an abomination unto the Lord thy God. 2 If there be found among you, within any of thy gates which the Lord thy God giveth thee, man or woman, that hath wrought wickedness in the sight of the Lord thy God, in transgressing his covenant, 3 And hath gone and served other gods, and worshipped them, either the sun, or moon, or any of the host of heaven, which I have not commanded; 4 And it…
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Deuteronomy 7 (KJV)

Deuteronomy 7 (KJV)

The Dispossession of Nonvassals 1 When the Lord thy God shall bring thee into the land whither thou goest to possess it, and hath cast out many nations before thee, the Hittites, and the Girgashites, and the Amorites, and the Canaanites, and the Perizzites, and the Hivites, and the Jebusites, seven nations greater and mightier than thou; 2 And when the Lord thy God shall deliver them before thee; thou shalt smite them, and utterly destroy them; thou shalt make no covenant with them, nor shew mercy unto them: 3 Neither shalt thou make marriages with them; thy daughter thou shalt not…
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Numbers 7 (KJV)

Numbers 7 (KJV)

The Leader's Offering 1 And it came to pass on the day that Moses had fully set up the tabernacle, and had anointed it, and sanctified it, and all the instruments thereof, both the altar and all the vessels thereof, and had anointed them, and sanctified them; 2 That the princes of Israel, heads of the house of their fathers, who were the princes of the tribes, and were over them that were numbered, offered: 3 And they brought their offering before the Lord, six covered wagons, and twelve oxen; a wagon for two of the princes, and for each one an…
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Leviticus 27 (KJV)

Leviticus 27 (KJV)

Redemption of Vowed People 1 And the Lord spake unto Moses, saying, 2 Speak unto the children of Israel, and say unto them, When a man shall make a singular vow, the persons shall be for the Lord by thy estimation. 3 And thy estimation shall be of the male from twenty years old even unto sixty years old, even thy estimation shall be fifty shekels of silver, after the shekel of the sanctuary. 4 And if it be a female, then thy estimation shall be thirty shekels. 5 And if it be from five years old even unto twenty years old, then thy…
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Leviticus 5 (KJV)

Leviticus 5 (KJV)

Sin Offering: Additional Rules 1 And if a soul sin, and hear the voice of swearing, and is a witness, whether he hath seen or known of it; if he do not utter it, then he shall bear his iniquity. 2 Or if a soul touch any unclean thing, whether it be a carcase of an unclean beast, or a carcase of unclean cattle, or the carcase of unclean creeping things, and if it be hidden from him; he also shall be unclean, and guilty. 3 Or if he touch the uncleanness of man, whatsoever uncleanness it be that a man shall…
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