Abraham and Sarah: The Parents of the Hebrew People

(Edward Miller) #1

The Bible mentions that Abraham, the first Hebrew, was called by God to leave Ur of the Chaldees and to journey to a land that God would show him. Archaeologists have determined exactly where Ur was located in ancient times. That was in Mesopotamia. for more history, read http://www.bible-history.com/geography.ur-of-chaldees.html