Fossil Hunting is Unbiblical

Deuteronomy 2:19 says, “When you come to the Ammonites, do not harass them or provoke them to war, for I will not give you possession of any land belonging to the Ammonites.”

And yet I have found online, in direct disobedience to this command, photos of ammonites which have been taken possession of, together with the land they were in:


This Biblical fossil pun was inspired by comments made by Pete Enns and Mark Traphagen on Facebook.




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  • Sean Garrigan

    How is fossil hunting a case of disobedience? Remember, no one living today is the “you” of Deut. 2:19.

  • Mrs. C

    This command was given to the Old Testament Jew. We are New Testament Christians and “We are not under law, but under grace.” Romans 6:14 When will people start to understand that and stop trying to impose Old Testament Jewish law on us New Testament Christians?

    • redpill99

      yet christians will cite the OT when it suits them, such as homosexuality and abortion and unconditional support for Israel, 10 commandments, idolatry, not worshiping other gods, etc.

  • Alan Christensen

    (Rim shot)