The Bottoms of the Mountains

Looking out across the molten core of the earth from a place in the lower mantle

Jonah wakes up in the underworld realm of the dead, sheol. From his vantage point he can see out across the great gulf of open space between the lower mantle, stretching out above him, and the surface of hell down below.

Hypothesis 8

The pillars of the earth occur in a few places in scripture. We can incorporate them into the Biblical narrative we're constructing to explain the development of the Spherical Hollow Earth Model (SHEM).

The Bars of the Pit

"The bars of the pit" is a synonym for "the pillars of the earth." They're in the great gulf or "mega chasm" which is the region of Earth's interior which popular science (SciPop) calls the "liquid outer core."