One might ask, "We have the Bible, does God need another witness? Gravity from the ground up. Christ Triangle Detail in the Great Pyramid This angle of slope, when taken as a "rhumb line" not a great circle arc bearing north of true east, describes, from the Great Pyramid, a direct route that passes successively over Israel's crossing of the Red Sea sea of reeds , through Bethleham, and over Israel's crossing of the Jordan. Josephus, Antiquities of the Jews 1. Again, Allah Almighty referred to the actual rising and setting points of the sun on earth. We meet a cast of characters that are tedious, scheming and wholly unlikable.