Tag: hershel shanks

Is the “Brother of Jesus” Inscription on the James Ossuary a Forgery?

08/31 | Although the famous “brother of Jesus” inscription on the so-called James Ossuary has been authenticated by two world-class paleographers, not everyone is convinced that the inscription is authentic.   Read more…

Posted in Artifacts and the Bible.

First Person: Time Inflation

06/22 | Hershel Shanks’s First Person in the July/August 2015 issue of BAR.   Read more…

Posted in Archaeologists, Biblical Scholars & Works.

The Doorways of Solomon’s Temple

06/15 | In the Bible, the inner shrine of Solomon’s Temple is described as having five mezuzot. What are they? The question has puzzled Biblical scholars for centuries. Does a recently discovered   Read more…

Posted in Artifacts and the Bible, Hebrew Bible, Temple at Jerusalem.


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