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Heritage of Evidence

Most people have no idea how much powerful evidence exists for the literal accuracy of the biblical record. The British Museum holds a huge number of major discoveries that provide direct corroboration and background confirmation for an immense sweep of Bible history. This video survey of Bible authenticating exhibits has been designed as a guide to give pleasure and interest to those unable to tour the galleries.

Assyrian Monuments Confirm the Bible

Assyrian Monuments Confirm the Bible

Evidence in stone ratifies events around 880 BC

The Fall of Samaria

The Fall of Samaria

Larger-than-life representation of an emperor confirms the biblical account
Hezekiah's Defence of Jerusalem

Hezekiah's Defence of Jerusalem

As described in the chronicles of King Sennacherib (701 BC)
The Fall of Assyria

The Fall of Assyria

A Babylonian chronicle confirms the collapse of the Assyrian Empire
Joshua's Conquest

Joshua's Conquest

Confirming Bible history (c.1400 BC)
Nebuchadnezzar and Ur of the Chaldees

Nebuchadnezzar and Ur of the Chaldees

A biblical place authenticated
(c.2500 BC)
The Remarkable Babylonian Chronicles

The Remarkable Babylonian Chronicles

Impressive items verify Bible history (615-539 BC)
The Fall of Babylon

The Fall of Babylon

Sensational chronicles attest the Biblical record (539 BC)
The Persians

The Persians

Biblical descriptions validated (536-400 BC)
The New Testament Times

The New Testament Times

Emperors and everyday objects of the time

For more detail see the illustrated guidebook Heritage of Evidence in the British Museum by Dr Peter Masters available for purchase from the Tabernacle Bookshop.