“Old Testament Canaan: Home of the Prophets,” Ensign, Jan. 1990, 47
Learning to Love the Old Testament
Old Testament Canaan:
Home of the Prophets
Prepared by D. Kelly Ogden
From the time of Abraham to the time of Jesus Christ, the land known as Canaan served as home for many prophets. This map shows the cities and towns of the prophets and major kings whose birthplace or residence is known. Important cities and the territory promised to the twelve tribes of Israel are also shown.