Monday, August 04, 2008

Seal of Jeremiah's accuser found


The clay seal of the prophet Jeremiah's accuser has been discovered in Jerusalem.

Gedaliah son of Passhur was one of King Zedekiah's princes who was responsible for putting Jeremiah in the cistern. See
Jeremiah 38:1-5.

More information on archaeological issues can be found at Todd Bolen's blog.