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Alexander the Great Coins Seized From Smugglers at Israel-Gaza Checkpoint

By |October 10th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

The coins were found when a truck was stopped for a routine inspection when entering Israel from the Gaza Strip. Dozens of rare and ancient coins were seized during a routine inspection at the Kerem Shalom Crossing between the Gaza Strip and Israel on Monday, the Ministry of Defense reports. The coins dated from the period [...]

Rare 2,000-Year-Old Coin Found in Samaria

By |January 29th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

“Every archaeological finding has a story behind it that sheds more light on the history of the Land of Israel and the people of Israel. An ancient and rare coin from the time of King Agrippa I and the last days of the Second Temple was discovered at Nahal Shiloh (Shiloh Stream) in the Samaria region. [...]

Archaeology is Changing the (SUR)FACE of Jerusalem

By |May 17th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Archaeology provides the most powerful proof of the authenticity of Jewish history and the connection between the Jewish people and the land of Israel, and particularly, Jerusalem. RECENT EXCAVATIONS in and around Jerusalem’s Old City are helping to understand what the city looked like two and three thousand years ago. In an area below the southern [...]

Ancient Menorah Inscribed On Stone Slab Discovered In Tiberias Mosque

By |December 12th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , |

An ancient seven-branched menorah inscribed on a large slab of basalt originally used as a door at a Jewish cemetery between the 2nd and 4th centuries CE has been unearthed from a mosque dating to the Muslim period at an archeological site in Tiberias. The excavation, which commenced in 2009, was overseen by Dr. Katia Cytryn-Silverman [...]

Is the Earliest Image of the Virgin Mary in the Dura-Europos Church?

By |March 21st, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Is this wall painting of a woman at a well from the third-century Dura-Europos church the earlist image of the Virgin Mary? In the oldest known Christian church, located at the site of Dura-Europos in eastern Syria, a wall painting depicts a woman leaning over a well. Who is she? Some believe this is the Biblical [...]

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