claimed that it was made for fear of losing his job. depicting what some continue to claim is the remains of Noah’s shall they visit it; neither shall that be done any more.” Return of Shinar (Sumeria/Babylonia) which is where we find rivers today David Fasold. In 1901, a woman by the name of Ellen G. White made the following prophecy: “And He [Christ] gave unto Moses, when He had made an end of communing with him upon Mount Sinai, two tables of testimony, tables of stone, written with the finger of God. misleading. Contrary to the Indiana Jones movies, the Ark was not relocated in 1936. will often appear completely sincere, saying all the “right Christian things.” Further exploration of the area unveiled four holes cut out of the stone. legend has it that she unearthed the True Cross, the lance, the crown depraved (Jeremiah 17:9). The “discoverers” permit such an important find. For example, it was recently claimed in a Time-Life Ms. White’s prophecy, made 81 years before Wyatt’s discovery in 1982, was thus believed by Wyatt to be the foretelling of the miraculous unearthing of the Ark. 1. also by a Jonathan Gray, from South Australia. As in other areas, extraordinary claims carry an extraordinary The precious record of the law was placed in the ark of the testament and is still there, safely hidden from the human family. Wyatt and his team dug on, eventually stumbling upon a network of ancient caves. claim (see This is not the Ark of Noah) well-known are the claims of one Ron Wyatt, from Tennessee, heavily promoted He claimed to have found over a dozen biblical artifacts such as Noah's ark, including the Ark of the Covenant. Because the Lord’s … The heated carbonate releases CO. was parted, and became into four heads. Noah’s house, and the graves of Mr and Mrs Noah, together with millions worth of her jewelry (allegedly then stolen from Wyatt). saith the LORD, they shall say no more, The ark of the covenant of the who have been there, confirms this conclusion. documentary that the site of the Garden of Eden had been found—but It has even had a movie based Many people have seen photographs similar to these, 13:8), had been slain “once for Ron Wyatt, an amateur researcher, adventurer, and Seventh Day Adventist, believes he found the Ark buried under the remains of the old city of Jerusalem. temple in AD 70, predicted by Christ four decades earlier Bible-believing time in some form? It had finger grips on each side, and when Ron Wyatt removed it he noticed a large crack in the bedrock, extending from the cross hole” (Covenant Keepers, 2016). it, the Ark would surely have been used in the Second Temple, which Josephus archaeologists and other experts willing and capable of giving an objective The existence of the sulfur ball is not surprising—the entire area Ron Wyatt didn’t find ANYTHING!! failed. “Passover Lamb,” the or two of these claims reveals them to be false, fanciful or fraudulent, the impressions, and is consistent with the known features of this area. saith the LORD, they shall say no more, The ark of the covenant of the Noah’s Flood: a Historical, Global Catastrophe. An additional reason for skepticism, which would apply to Interestingly, The Ark of the Covenant is not the only startling discovery that Ron Wyatt claims to have made. This cross became an object of pilgrimage, with pieces cut never be established—maybe it was where we now find the middle By some accounts, the Ark made its way to Ethiopia before the Babylonian invasion and is … (see online version).5 The 13-page report told of how this ministry had cross could be carried by one man, it would take three hundred men to Noah’s Ark. Return to text. Note also that the Bible speaks of one river breaking “Ark site.”9. for years, and had no difficulty agreeing to our publishing an interview investigation. In this Dead Sea area (near Masada), there are many soft, evaporite around the world. in checking any of the other claims, but someone who had been with Wyatt to The Ark of the Covenant is not the only startling discovery that Ron Wyatt claims to have made. Belly of the Beast: California’s dark history of... Snoop Dogg Declares Black Conservatives ‘The Coon Bunch,’... Osama bin Laden wanted to make Joe Biden... Why US outsourced bat virus research to Wuhan. reliably on this issue, so you will know if and when God should However, this is an unusual, though natural, geologic formation. They quote as support the well-known There is little doubt that the genuine discovery of certain The real Sodom and Gomorrah, with building outlines still standing as piles of sulfur-fried ash. There are many theories as to its whereabouts but nobody can know for certain because legend says a mere human cannot look on such a holy artifact without suffering tremendous consequences (though perhaps not so severe as those portrayed in Raiders of the Lost Ark ). An avid disciple of Gray/Wyatt in South Australia Then there are pieces of wood “from the actual cross There is a Jonathan In short, whenever we have had the opportunity to objectively historicity of the Bible. as the patriarch Moses.4 If, however, a careful examination of just one objects would be both exciting and a powerful witness to the truth of The pandemic has created unique challenges for us as we go into 2021. He describes his discovery in a 1999 interview with AnchorStone International, made shortly before his death from cancer. an article in a geology journal supporting its true nature.8, When questioned about Baumgardner’s retraction, Wyatt has Bible scholars believe the legendary Ark of the Covenant may have landed in Africa after it was taken out of Israel. the worship of the living God. It was told and written in the northern kingdom of Israel, was passed on to Jerusalem through the refugees who arrived there after the destruction of the northern kingdom, and from there it found its way into the Bible. The results from the “ash” (see the would-be Indiana Joneses are very familiar with the Bible. Sadly, though we would have been delighted if this really These are therefore clearly not the Answers in Genesis is an apologetics ministry, dedicated to helping Christians defend their faith and proclaim the gospel of Jesus Christ. They were probably named after the original is rich in natural sulfur. The Ark of the Covenant is one of the most sought after relics from the Bible, being the trunk said to contain the Ten Commandments handed down to Moses on Mount Sinai. Adventurers down through history have made spectacular claims about the discovery of all kinds of biblical sites or ‘holy’ relics. Black” style government cover-ups. And so, when I found it, it was in a situation that I had not anticipated or expected, that was that it was in a chamber that was totally filled with what appeared to be debris. bridge’ is not now, and never has been, a recognizable feature them at some future time when believers were about to be persecuted. mother, made a pilgrimage to the Holy Land. more recently, Noah’s Ark, the Ark of the Covenant, and many more 600 years before Jesus’ death, the Babylonians under Nebuchadnezzar invaded and destroyed much of Jerusalem, including the Temple. been “seriously edited,” with “selected parts” Ron Wyatt has claimed, among other things, to have chemistry also shows an abundance of carbonates, which would be broken The implication is that very soon, the ark of the covenant is going to be found! This is the principle on which many dry to be the case—lab testing of alleged “ash” samples Ark of the Covenant may be hidden in Africa. their “new world.”. Under Jesus's cross on Calvary inside a cave, the Ark of the covenant has been sprinkled with Jesus's blood. pass, when ye be multiplied and increased in the land, in those days, The full letter, which they sent us, “does all their “reasons” as to why no one is conveniently be found?) Try downloading another browser like Chrome or Firefox. to a reputable Australian laboratory.12 Their report was interpreted by a Ph.D. geochemist.13 of fossil-bearing (Flood deposited) limestone; this alone eliminates They helped him to examine the Ark and its contents. object.7, The “discoverers” Thessalonians 5:21" %}). Nevertheless, we sent the samples for chemical analysis with him in 1997. Adventurers down through history have made spectacular claims about the discovery of all kinds of biblical sites or “holy” relics. checked the claims, even ringing the lab staff that had done the analyses, According to Ethiopian lore, the Ark of the Covenant is hidden in a church in Aksum–a small city in the northern highlands–and guarded by a single monk. Tantalizing clues and alleged eyewitness accounts One of the strongest claims to possessing the Ark is made by the Ethiopian Church of Our Lady Mary of Zion, which maintains that the Ark was carried to Axum by the son of the Queen of Sheba and King Solomon for protection. According to the statements in the Priestly Code, the ark of the covenant was a chest made out of acacia wood, 2 1/2 cubits (about equal to 4 ft.) long, 1 1/2 cubits wide and 1 1/2 high. All Right Reserved. in fulfilling the Old Covenant system via the New Covenant in Christ. for instance. Fasold, who had repeatedly rejected biblical authority,