What Race Was Bathsheba?

Bathsheba: King Solomon’s Canaanite Mother

Bathsheba: King Solomon’s Canaanite Mother

[table id=6 /] [table id=1 /] Was Solomon's mother a descendant of Ham? This might be hard for many to accept, but the evidence points to the very fact that Bathsheba was not a Hebrew. If you've already read my previous article, Uriah: Bathsheba's African Husband and David's Mighty Man, then you know that Bathsheba was originally married to a black man from the line of Ham. Tracing Bathsheba's Lineage Although we are not told directly that Bathsheba is a Hamite, we can actually trace her heritage through her grandfather Ahithophel (David's African counselor). In 2 Samuel 11:3 we are…
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Uriah The Hittite: Bathsheba’s Canaanite Husband and David’s Mighty Man

Uriah The Hittite: Bathsheba’s Canaanite Husband and David’s Mighty Man

[table id=6 /] [table id=1 /] David suffered a shattered kingdom, two dead sons, and his wives were raped in front of everyone... all because of the death of one Canaanite man... Uriah The Hittite. We've all heard the story of David stealing Bathsheba from Uriah, but how big of a role did Uriah's betrayal and death play in the life of David? In most Bible studies, Uriah is sort of a side note, and that's only because of what David did to him: David got Bathsheba (Uriah's wife) pregnant. David then set up Uriah to be killed in battle.…
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