Valley of Elah


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The Valley of Elah is located between the Old Testament nations of Israel and Philistia.  It is the site of David’s victory over Goliath and the subsequent battle between Israel and Philistia. (1 Samuel 17) Current archaeological work has discovered a fortification here that may have been constructed by David after he became king.

More information:
//en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Valley_of_Elah
//www.bib-arch.org/e-features/valley-of-elah.asp

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The Valley of Elah
by Plegadis, via Wikimedia Commons


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