Israel and Judah

Both history and archeology verify the existence of a people called "Israel" and another called "Judah", occupying the northern and southern regions respectively of what was know as Canaan.

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Here we provide links to the works of known scholars who give historical and archeological background to the Biblical people who today are called Jews and who occupy the land now known as the State of Israel. 

Can modern day Israel be only a "Jewish" state?

The Bible and the conquest of the north.

Examining the kingdom of Israel in the 10th-9th century BCE.

The northern kingdom of Israel forgotten today.

Reexamining the story of Saul and the northern kingdom of Israel

Assessing Jeroboam's founding of the Kingdom of Israel.

Where did the story of Jacob originate?