Where are the LOST Tribes of Israel today?

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Many, if not most, Bible prophecies relate to Israel and God's plan for the salvation of humanity. In order to be able to make any sense out of the many prophecies about what will happen in the End Time, it is necessary to have some understanding of who and where the lost tribes of Israel are today.

Below is a list of the major countries that represent the majority of the lost tribes. Although this information is based on historical and linguistic evidence not all Israelites can be identified with absolute certainty. Research indicates that those descended from Israel (Jacob) are among the world's wealthiest nations and occupy the world's choicest land. God will make very sure these nations have the good news message of the Kingdom proclaimed to them before the return of Jesus.

Tribe of Israel
Likely Country Identity
Asher
Republic of South Africa
Benjamin
Norway
Dan
Ireland
Gad
Germany
Isaachar
Finland
Ephraim
(one of Joseph's two sons)
United Kingdom
Manasseh
(one of Joseph's two sons)
The United States
Judah
Primarily modern nation of Israel
(the Jews) but also scattered among
other nations descended from Jacob
Levi
Living among the various nations
descended from Jacob
Naphthali
Sweden
Reuben
France
Simeon
Living among the various nations
descended from Jacob
Zebulon
Holland
 
 
 
 
Map of the
Kingdoms of
Israel and Judah
 
Map showing
division of
promised land
 
List of the
Kings of Israel
 
Palestine during
the book of Joshua
 
Map of world
known to the Hebrews
 
How did world
empires interact
with Israel?
The above listing of tribes is taken from Genesis 49. Although there have been many books written concerning who and where are the Lost Tribes of Israel, we suggest the following books as a good starting point for any detailed study.
  • Judah's Scepter and Joseph's Birthright by J.H. Allen

  • Israel's Lost Empires (The Lost Tribes of Israel) by Steven Collins

  • Israel's Tribes Today by Steven Collins

  • Lost Israelite Identity / Hebrew Ancestry of Celtic Races, by Yair Davidy, published by Russell-Davis publishers.

  • Parthia: The Forgotten Ancient Superpower and Its Role in Biblical History by Steven Collins

  • The Origins and Empire of Ancient Israel by Steven Collins

Additional Study Materials
What are the greatest
empires in history?
Map of where Israelites
taken CAPTIVE
 
Map of Israel's first European
settlement after captivity
 
Map of Israelite
migration after captivity
Why is tribe of Dan
NOT mentioned in Revelation?
 
 
 
 
   
 
 
 
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