- King Herod may have killed between 7 and 20 children
After the wise men failed to report back to him about Jesus’ birth, Herod the Great,
king of Judea ordered to kill all the boys who were 2 years old or younger in the vicinity of Bethlehem. Experts estimate that between 7 and 20 children were murdered during this massacre.
- Ehud was the 1st left handed man in the Bible (Judge 3:15).
- About 75 pounds of myrrh and aloes were placed on the body of Jesus.
- Dogs are mentioned 41 times in the Bible, cats are never mentioned.