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Trade Paperback
200 pages
Feb 2005
Harvest House Publishers

Searching for the Ark of the Covenant: Latest Discoveries and Research

by Randall Price

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Review:

Be sure to find a copy of this book and enter into one of the world’s oldest and most fascinating mysteries! Readers won’t need a pith helmet and a shovel for this academic adventure, but they will need some time to sift through the clues in an attempt to understand where the Ark of the Covenant may be at this very moment.

There is a wealth of information here, along with pertinent photos, which makes the entire subject easier to grasp. The writing style is clear and concise, allowing readers to instantly understand the importance of various archaeological and historical findings. The author’s hours of research are evident, and his enthusiasm is contagious. The subject is also approached with a deep reverence for God, and a desire for readers to understand the spiritual significance of a personal relationship with Jesus.

The book begins with background information about the Ark and its role in Israel’s history. This symbol of God’s presence among His people was both sacred and tangible. Yet, this very public Temple treasure disappeared without a discernible trace. The rest of the book explores various theories about its current location, as well as the potential implications its discovery would make on the world.

The author literally leaves no stone unturned as he searches out the latest discoveries. His facts are gleaned from a variety of sources, which are all listed in the back of the book. This panoramic view provides an outstanding look at an unexplained mystery. Readers will be sure to enter into the spirit of discovery as they examine all the evidence. -- Joyce Handzo, Christian Book Previews.com

Book Jacket:

Noted researcher and popular speaker Randall Price explores the Ark’s mysterious past, its explosive significance today, and its pivotal role in the end times. Exclusive photographs and charts, interviews with leading Middle East authorities, and years of meticulous research provide a factual inside view of one of history’s most fascinating quests.

Readers will find answers to such important questions as...

  • Does the Ark still exist?
  • Why is it so important?
  • Could the discovery of the Ark trigger the rebuilding of the Temple?

The search for the Ark of the Covenant has fired the imaginations of archeologists and Bible readers through the ages—and the pursuit continues to intensify with the news that the Temple could soon be rebuilt in Jerusalem.