Biblical Scholar, Archaeologist, Author
Stripling is an archaeologist with Associates for Biblical Research (ABR) and serves as Provost and Director of the Archaeology Institute at The Bible Seminary in Katy (Houston), Texas. He is the Director of Excavations for ABR at ancient Shiloh, the largest dig in Israel. Previously he served as Director of excavations at Khirbet el-Maqatir in Israel, Field Supervisor at Tall el-Hammam in Jordan, and as a supervisor of the Temple Mount Sifting Project in Jerusalem. Stripling is a public speaker and is published widely, including the book The Trowel and the Truth: A Guide to Field Archaeology in the Holy Land (2017).