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Modi’in: Where the Maccabees Lived

06/25 | Modi’in was the hometown of the Maccabees, the heroes of the Maccabean revolt against the Seleucid king who ruled over Judea. Have excavations conducted within the modern Israeli city of   Read more…

Posted in Biblical Archaeology Sites.

First Person: What Should We Do with $25,000?

04/20 | We have $25,000 available for an archaeological project! Yes, it’s true, and we’re inviting proposals. Here’s how it happened: Herod the Great lives on.   Read more…

Posted in Archaeologists, Biblical Scholars & Works, Biblical Archaeology Topics.

Anastylosis at Machaerus, Where John the Baptist was Beheaded

01/12 | Győző Vörös details the restoration work taking place at Machaerus—giving archaeological context to the New Testament episode featuring Princess Salome and John the Baptist.   Read more…

Posted in Biblical Archaeology Places, Biblical Archaeology Sites, Cultural Heritage, New Testament.

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