Bible History Online is a Christian ministry devoted to the teaching of the Word of God with a particular focus on the ancient world and the Bible.lookbk2.jpg (16759 bytes)

Welcome to the Looking Backwards study section. Looking Backwards is a Bible teaching ministry with devotionals about the ancient world that help provide inquisitive minds with factual and historical insights along with graphics and illustrations.

Learn about the Ancient World
Manners and Customs

Bronze helmut 500 BC Thrace, north of the Hellespont. Corinthian style armor, common in the Agaean world. It protected the head. The rising power of the Persians with Darius and Xerxes provoked  mass production in metal working in the Greek world.
Ancient Places
Masada Mountain Fortress of Herod the Great
Ancient Peoples
This bronze warrior from ancient Greece (British Museum)
Ancient Battles
Minoan Double Axe 1600 BC. Herakleion Museum, Crete.
Ancient Gods
The greek god of the sea, Poseidon. The Greeks trusted that on the water their fate rested with Poseidon.

and More.

Historical Devotionals
By Rusty Russell

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"Blessed be the LORD, who has given rest to His people, according to all that He promised. There has not failed one word of all His good promise, which He promised . . .
" IKing 8:56

Studies Available







Babylonian Chronicle

Assyrian Booty

The Striding Lion


The Gods of Greece

The First Olympics

    Brief Highlights
in History

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new studies .

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Understanding Judaism is essential to understanding the unique teaching in the Bible. That is why there is a special emphasis in all the BKA programs to Jewish culture, history, and writings.


Ps 119:103 How sweet are Your words to my taste, sweeter than honey to my mouth!

Job 23:12 I have not departed from the commandment of His lips; I have treasured the words of His mouth more than my necessary food.

If you would like you can send a message through email to Rusty Russell

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