On November 4th, 1922 the world sat breathlessly as the wonders and treasures of the fabled tomb of Tutankhamun was awaited. A staircase, cut into the solid bedrock had been overlooked by the graverobbers of the centuries.
As the door was reached on November 26th, after 20,000 pounds of dust, dirt and rock were carried out a basket full at a time. But then Lord Carnovan, led by Howard Carter gazed on as the torches lit the shadows. Then they saw it, the ancient seal still hung, intact on the door. The Ancient Scarab beetle in the wax signified the tomb was still as it was when the eighteen year old king died.
3,200 years ago when the Exodus of the children of Israel was 112 years past, the boy King had died. This Pharaoh of the 18th Dynasty would give us a clue into the mysteries of Egypt. And all because of an unbroken seal.
Pastor John Barnett has been devouring the Word of God for over 30 years. John, now the teaching pastor of Calvary Bible Church in Kalamazoo, Michigan has served congregations in Oklahoma, New England, Georgia and California. He also served on the Faculty of the Master's College...