Health and the Bible - Insights from Archaeology

Ralph Hendrix examines health and hygiene customs of ancient Egypt. This article is presented from the perspective of a biblical archaeologist. Examined are customs of ancient Egypt, Mesopotamia, and Israel. Shared are principles still used today on cleanliness, remedies, guidelines for food storage and preparation, and much more.

Licence Type:
Free
Publication Date:
1990
Author:
Ralph E Hendrix
Publisher:
The Journal of Adventist Education
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Order Information:
Journal of Adventist Education, Volume 53, Issue 1
Language:
English
Resource Type:
Internet Resources; Serial Publications
Resource Objective:
Instruction: Teaching Tools; Informal / Lifelong Learning
Level:
Grade 9-Lifelong
Audience:
Teacher / Faculty
Religious Origin:
Seventh-day Adventist