... p. Page The spine remains undamaged. THE ARK OF THE COVENANT Until the twentieth century it was generally accepted that the events described in the Biblical Old Testament before the Babylonian captivity (ca.586 B.C.) Recently I found a copy of the Kebra Nagast, and read the … Lost for centuries, the Kebra Nagast (The Glory of Kings) is a truly majestic unveiling of ancient secrets. The Kebra Negest's primer goal was to legitimize the ascendancy of Emperor Yukuno Amlak and the 'restored' Solomonic line. Among them was Tamrin, a great merchant of Queen Makeda of Ethiopia. It is the compelling and poetic tale of the love between Solomon and Makeda, the queen of Sheba, a story only subtly hinted at in the Bible. The True Ark of the Covenant transl. Concerning the Glory of Kings. the Tabernacle of the Law of God, i.e. (Bezold,Kebra Nagast, XLIII) by the Alexandria Coptic Church in Egypt, which appointed the Ethiopian popes up until 1952. Kebra Nagast: the Glory of Kings: The True Ark of the Covenant Edition: Brooks, M.F. Written in Ethiopia during the 14th century, this sacred tale tells the story of the relationship between the Biblical King Solomon and the Queen of Sheba, as well as their son Menyelek who famously brought the Arc of the Covenant to Ethiopia. AbeBooks.com: Kebra Nagast (the Glory Of Kings): The True Ark of the Covenant: The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. FACT: around 586 BC the Ark … A member of several academic and philosophic societies, he holds a B. The Christian Arabic account of the Kebra Nagast*, the only document that shares the story of the theft of the Ark, does not describe Menelik’s route. Perhaps the most intricate theory involves Menelik I, the alleged son of Solomon and the Queen of Sheba, taking the ark to Ethiopia. 3. According to the Bible, the Koran and several detailed Ethiopian texts, the Queen of Saba/Sheba, named Makeda, visited Solomon in Jerusalem in the 10th cen The first summary of the contents of the Kebra Nagast was published by Bruce … THE QUEEN of SHEBA & her only SON MENYELEK BEING THE HISTORY of the DEPARTURE OF GOD & HIS ARK of THE COVENANT FROM JERUSALEM TO ETHIOPIA, AND THE ESTABLISHMENT of THE RELIGION OF THE HEBREWS & THE SOLOMONIC LINE OF KINGS IN THAT COUNTRY. : Amazon.sg: Books (Paperback, 1996) at … The Kebra Nagast is a pivotal text in the Rastafarian tradition. In the account of King Menelik I, son of King Solomon and the Queen of Sheba, the Ark is removed with divine assistance and brought to Axum in Ethiopia. The following excerpt is from the Kebra Nagast: Kebra Nagast; Chapter 17; Concerning the Glory of ZION And as concerning ZION, the Tabernacle of the Law of God: at the very beginning, as soon as God had stablished the heavens, He ordained that it should become the habitation of His glory upon the earth. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Kebra Nagast: The True Ark of the Covenant: The True Ark of the Covenant by Red Sea Press,U.S. *The Christian Arab account was compiled in 1584 C.E. These pages were excised by royal decree from the authorized 1611 King James version of the Bible. These pages were excised by royal decree from the … the Ark of the Covenant, had been brought from Jerusalem to Aksžm by Menyelek, SolomonÕs firstborn son, according to the Ethiopians. FACT: the Ark served as the central religious artifact of the ancient Israelites for worship and sacrifice. 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