36 min

22 - Isaac vs the Philistines A Podcast of Biblical Proportions

    • Society & Culture

They say that the winners get to write history, but the Hebrews lost alongside the Philistines to the Babylonian juggernaut who exiled the vanquished from their land. But the Hebrew losers had something their petty rivals and co-losers Philistines did not have - a book. And billions have read it. So we have a negative perception of the Philistines. But how would they tell their own story?
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They say that the winners get to write history, but the Hebrews lost alongside the Philistines to the Babylonian juggernaut who exiled the vanquished from their land. But the Hebrew losers had something their petty rivals and co-losers Philistines did not have - a book. And billions have read it. So we have a negative perception of the Philistines. But how would they tell their own story?
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See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

36 min

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