Because of its lack of water and
good routes, the Judean wilderness has been (mostly) uninhabited
throughout history. Consequently it was an ideal place for those seeking
refuge from enemies or retreat from the world. When on the run from King
Saul, David hid in various places in the Judean wilderness. John the Baptist preached here, and Jesus was tempted
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