Gigantomachy – Biblical Giants in their Ancient Near Eastern Background


Episode: In this episode, Kyle and Chris take a look at giants in the wider literary, cultural, archaeological, and geographical context of the Biblical World. A previous episode discussed giants in connection with Hebron in Judges 1. This episode focuses on the narratives that mention Philistine giants.

For more information see – “Encounters with Fossil Giants


Giants in the Biblical World graphic, prepared by Chris McKinny


The skull of an Asian elephant (Elephas maximus) at the Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museumm, National University of Singapore. (See here for link). 


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