Objective: Who was Goliath? The Bible tells the story of how David slew Goliath, but was he a real person? And how tall was Goliath really?
How was it that a shepherd boy came face-to-face with a hero warrior of the Philistines?
Learn the answers to these mysteries on this episode of 'Explore the Bible!'
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About the instructor
Marshall Connolly has spent his life in service to God and the Church as an educator and writer. He is a graduate of the California State University system and has earned bachelor's degrees in English and History, as well as a teaching credential. He has completed additional studies at Whitman College, and the University of San Diego. His interests include science and apologetics and he writes on both subjects for Catholic Online (catholic.org), the World's Catholic Library.
He serves as the first Director of Education for Catholic Online School.
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