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Private Tour in Search of the Ark of the Covenant

A specially designed tour following the story of the Ark of the Covenant captured by the Philistines, yet later returned after inflicting a plague (I Sam. 4) 

even haezer izbet sarteWe start at Izbet Sarta  believed to be related to the Israelite camp site before the battle at “Eben Haezer”, oppsite Aphek-Antipatris , and viewing towards Shiloh.

We then drive towards Ashdod, and visit the “The “Philistine Street” ” near Biblical Ekron / Tel Miqne  and Tel Tsafit / Biblical Gath .


We end with a visit to Tel Beth Shemesh , were we examine the spectacular new discovery of the very place where the Ark was possibly placed after its return from the Philistines and before sent to Kiryat Yaarim (today’s Notre Dame de l’arche d’Alliance church ), and later to final stay in Solomon’s Temple in Jerusalem.

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(12/19) The Location of Placing the Ark of the Covenant in Beth-Shemesh Discovered?

The Ark of the Covenant and Beth-Shemesh The book of Samuel mainly documents the struggles of the tribes of Israel against the Philistines, a struggle that eventually led to the kingdom by Saul and David, and the creation of Jerusalem as their capital. According to the Bible, the most sacred object of the tribes of Israel was the Ark of the Covenant, which contained the Tablets, the instructions of the God of Israel how to worship it. Given to Moses at Mount Sinai, the tablets in the ark were carried through the wilderness, and once the Israelites of conquered the