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Israelite and Egyptian Connections to Ancient Earthworks near Newark, OH, USA

Unveiling God’s Plan and Commandments

In 1848, Squier and Davis documented in their book, Ancient Monuments of The Mississippi Valley, the largest (4 1/2 square miles) geometric earthwork complex in the world which is located near Newark, Ohio.  (For your study, a large copy of this earthwork is at the bottom of the page.)

They documented these remarkable earthworks only a year after the Mormons entered the Salt Lake Valley.  Constructed by Native Americans nearly two thousand years ago, Dr. Bradley T. Leper, curator of the Ohio historical society says of it, “This is as inspiring as sending a man to the moon,” and rivals any other architectural achievement [in the world].  In the same area have been found a stone with the Ten Commandments written on it in ancient block Hebrew.  In addition, DNA studies show Israelite ancestors of these Native Americans.

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