Archaeologists once boasted that the Bible was full of errors because no independent, historic evidence had been found to confirm the Bible’s claims. But a slew of astounding discoveries has put a damper on their boasting.
Moabite Stele, ca. 860 BC con-tains 36 lines of Phoenician script which relate to the rebellion of King Mesha of Moab against King Jehoram of Israel & King Jehosaphat of Judah (i., the House of David).
The Moabite Stone, also called the Mesha Stela, is an inscribed black basalt monument written in the Moabite language in c. It stands nearly four feet tall and was found in 1868 in the land of ancient Moab, now modern Jordan.