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This is Bible & Archaeology's collection of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) and answers to these commonly raised queries. New FAQs are added weekly, so be sure to check back regularly for new additions.

martyrdom of Ignatius Bishop of Antioch Menologion of Basil II

FAQ: Why Did Ignatius Want To Die So Badly?

Female Gladiators

FAQ: Could Women Become Gladiators?

isis of eye

FAQ: Did Jesus Really Mean to Tear Your Eye Out?

Icons of Peter and Paul

FAQ: How Did Peter and Paul Die?

Sermon and Deeds of the Antichrist painting by Signorelli

FAQ: What is the Antichrist and is it in the Bible?

Orthodox Jesus Egg

FAQ: What Does an Egg-hiding Rabbit Have To Do with Jesus's Resurrection?

full moon

FAQ: Why Don't All Christians Observe Easter at the Same Time?

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MARCH MADNESS FAQ: Which Pre-exilic Monarch of Israel/Judah Is the Greatest?

Moses saved from the waters painting

FAQ: Why Put Baby Moses in a Basket?

Why put a baby in a "basket" and set it afloat on the Nile River if you are trying to save the child's life?
Fall and Expulsion from Garden of Eden by Michelangelo

FAQ: Why Did God Choose a Chubby Baby Angel to Guard Eden?

The Disciples Running painting by Burnand

FAQ: Which Apostle Was the Best Athlete?

A short discussion about the Beloved Disciple, his rivalry with the Apostle Peter, and his underappreciated athletic ability.