Most Ancient Hebrew Biblical Inscription Deciphered
See this press release from the University of Haifa on the Khirbet Qeiyafa inscription.
Professor Gershon Galil offers the following translation of the text:
1' you shall not do [it], but worship the [Lord].2' Judge the sla[ve] and the wid[ow] / Judge the orph[an]
3' [and] the stranger. [Pl]ead for the infant / plead for the po[or and]
4' the widow. Rehabilitate [the poor] at the hands of the king.
5' Protect the po[or and] the slave / [supp]ort the stranger.
Credit: Image courtesy of the University of Haifa
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