Missing The Canaanites In Plain Sight: The Media Need To Read Their Bibles

IMG_0484.JPGWe’ve heard a lot about “fake news” this year, and last week we were treated to a flurry of fake news aimed at the reliability of the Bible. A study published in the American Journal of Human Genetics reported that DNA from 3,700-year-old Canaanite remains closely matches that of the modern Lebanese. In other words, a major biblical people are alive and well, still living in the region! It was an exciting confirmation of the Bible’s history. But for a dozen or so major media outlets, it was precisely the opposite. “Study disproves the Bible’s suggestion that the ancient Canaanites were wiped out,” trumpeted the UK Telegraph…….Read More