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  • The sphinx and the great pyramid
    Should the Exodus be re-dated?
    Last week I got to attend the premiere of a new film, “Patterns of Evidence – Exodus.” I can safely say it was the exact opposite of the last movie I reviewed, “Noah.”After the Noah experience, I was skeptical. I knew...
  • Explore the wonders of Egypt with Insight
    Experience the wonders of Egypt with Insight
    Insight Vacations® returned to Egypt this month with a trip to the land of the Nile, to experience the 10-day "Wonders of Egypt" including visits to Giza, Karnak and the Valley of the Kings.I had the great privilege of being able to...
  • Egyptian mummy mask from the early 1st century AD/CE
    Egyptian mummy mask discovered to contain verses from the Bible
    An Egyptian mummy mask has been found to contain a text with purported verses from the New Testament Gospel of Mark, which is being touted as the "earliest known example" of any biblical gospel. Owen Jarus of LiveScience.com states that...
  • While America still builds tee-pees Europe builds quality
    While America still builds tee-pees Europe builds quality
    Take a look at a home in Germany and compare it with a home in America and you may think that American's are still building tee-pees. Most homes in America are what Europeans call "light built", that is they are built of flimsy...
  • Intriguing Tomb of Previously Unknown Egyptian Queen Is Discovered
    Intriguing Tomb of Previously Unknown Egyptian Queen Is Discovered
    A tomb dating back to the Fifth Dynasty of the Egyptian Pharaohs – approximately 4,500 years ago – was recently unearthed at the necropolis of Abu-Sir, just southwest of Cairo. The team that made the discovery was comprised of Czech...
  • Christian Bale plays Moses in "Exodus: Gods & Kings," now banned in Egypt
    “Exodus: Gods and Kings” banned in Egypt due to portrayal of ancient Egyptians
    Ancient Egypt and the Jewish Exodus has been depicted many times on the big screen over the years. The latest incarnation, “Exodus: Gods & Kings,” is no exception. However, according to News One on Dec. 28, that movie has now been...
  • Pakistan and Egypt jump on the censorship bandwagon along with North Korea
    Pakistan and Egypt jump on the censorship bandwagon along with North Korea
    On the heels of North Korea’s fury about “The Interview,” other countries are now attempting to influence American film and television productions. On Dec. 27, 2014, Pakistani diplomats told the New York Post that the fourth...
  • Egypt bans 'Exodus' for its historical inaccuracies
    Egypt bans 'Exodus' for its historical inaccuracies
    We know Hollywood often takes special liberties when translating book to screen, but we all just kinda take it with a grain of salt and move on, right? Egypt is taking a different stance on what they’ve called “historical inaccuracies...
  • Million mummies found in Egypt: Are all of these mummies the real deal? Experts dispute
    Million mummies found in Egypt: Massive cemetery unearthed, are skeletons real?
    A million mummies found in Egypt is being hailed as one of the greatest discoveries in modern times, but are these mummies the real deal? While experts agree that this newly unearthed massive cemetery does indeed hold many bodies, some experts say...
  • The Pyramid
    Descent into the Pyramid
    The Pyramid: Rated “R” (1 hour, 29 minutes)Starring: Ashley Hinshaw, James Buckley, Denis O’Hare, Christa Nicola, Amir KDirected by: Grégory LevasseurA team of U.S. archaeologists looking to some of the hidden treasures of...
  • U.S. alarmed by reports that ISIS is spreading into northern Africa
    U.S. alarmed by reports that ISIS is spreading into northern Africa
    The rise of the terrorist Muslim group, ISIS, also known as IS and ISIL appears to be spreading into northern Africa and serious concerns is rising within the U.S. government and intelligence agencies, the Washington Times reported on Thursday....
  • Mars rover photo: A faceless sphinx found on the Red Planet?
    Mars rover photo: A faceless sphinx found on the Red Planet?
    A photo sent back to Earth from the Mars Curiosity rover appears to have captured what appears to be a near-replica of the famed Egyptian Sphinx. HNGN reported Oct. 29 that the Mars exploratory vehicle had again photographed an image that...
  • A Christian's life is compared to  three major places
    Christians must go to Egypt, the wilderness before reaching the promised land
    The Christian's life can be compared to three major places in the Bible: Egypt, the wilderness and the promised land. Egypt is a place where people go when they originally intended to gosomewhere else. In Matthew 2:14, Joseph took Jesus and...
  • Egypt’s President Al Sissi
    Is coexistence with Islamists possible?
    Egypt’s President Al Sissi is trying to balance Egyptian freedom with national security where how to treat Islamists is on the edge. Democratic freedom is also hanging in the balance. Consider this description of “liberal democracy...
  • al-Sisi in Cairo
    Is Egypt sufficiently stable to be on critical path?
    At first blush, Egypt has become one of the most important “allies” in the Middle East. Egypt is onthecritical path in the Israeli and Palestinian negotiations. Egypt is strategically important because its citizens chose sovereign...