Syria, Iraq or Egypt. Interestingly enough, all the researchers who have concluded that south westArabia was the actual homeland of the Israeli prophets have reached their findings throughdifferent research and analysis methodologies. This paper, however, seeks to address missingelements that are needed to complement the ongoing research work in this field, namely:1)
None of the present research work conducted an in-depth analytical study in the ancientArabic historical literatures to provide Arabic historical evidences confirming that theIsraeli prophets were actually Arabic people who reside in Arabia.2)
None of the researchers has explained when and how the prophets' real whereabouts hadbeen shifted from their real geographical positions in Arabia towards the north andsystematically projected over another vast Arabian land stretching from the RiverEuphrates in Iraq all the way to the River Nile in Egypt.3)
None of the researches so far has identified the entity that created the prevailing illusionsmasking the real whereabouts of the Arabic Israeli prophets, nor clarified what theirmotives were.In addition to addressing the above issues, this paper concludes that Arabic historical literature docontains substantial evidences indeed supporting the hypothesis in question. Moreover, itpresents a draft of a new geographical map illustrating Abraham
s journey based on ancientArabic accounts on these events, as an alternative to the controversial widespread biblicalgeographical map printed on the back cover of contemporary published bibles.
n his book entitled "The Bible Came from Arabia" published in 1984, Kamal Al Salibicaused a stir. He concluded that the events and narratives of the Old Testament did not originatein Palestine as internationally accepted but rather in the province of Asir, in the south-west of Arabia, precisely between Makkah and Yemen. Al-Salibi was astonished at the number of biblical places' names found in the Asir province. Unlike the blatant inconsistencies between thebiblical narratives and the supposedly corresponding places in Palestine, he found a more