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How Tall Were the Giants in the Bible?

The pseudepigraphical Book of Jubilees, when speaking of Og’s kingdom of Rephaim, measures the giants from the size of 10 feet to 15 feet tall. Jubilees 29:9 But before they used to call the land of Gilead the land of the Rephaim; for it was the land of the Rephaim, and the Rephaim were born […]

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REPHAIM – CHILDREN OF FALLEN ANGELS

REPHAIM: The Rephaim were a tribe of giants who lived east of the Dead Sea. (Deuteronomy 2:10, 11, 19, 20) The Israelite’s had trouble with the Rephaim who lived in the forest of the mountainous region of Ephraim. (Joshua 17:14-18) Goliath, whom David killed, was evidently one of these people. (1 Samuel17:4-7) The Rephaim were the “Mighty Men […]

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King Og

King Og of Bashan his Genealogy In the book of Deuteronomy, the Rephaim are identified as exceedingly tall, Giants. Deuteronomy 1.28 relates that there were Giants who were resident in the area, called Anakim, who lived there before the Israelite conquest, and who were discovered by the Israelite spies sent by Moses to scout out […]

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GILGAL REPHAIM, CIRCLE OF OG KING OF BASHAN

GILGAL REPHAIM, CIRCLE OF OG KING OF BASHAN   Also, known as the Circle of the Refaim. The Circle of the Refaim consists of five concentric stone rings whose diameter is 155 meters. The best preserved of the rings is the outermost, whose height reaches 2 meters. Some of the stones used to create the […]

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