Tag: King Herod

Herodium: The Tomb of King Herod Revisited

05/02 | Although Josephus states that Herod was buried at Herodium, he does not specify where. Was he buried in the mausoleum on the slope or in the fortress at the summit?   Read more…

Posted in Biblical Archaeology Sites.

Ancient Chisel Unearthed at the Western Wall

04/24 | IAA archaeologists have discovered a 2,000-year-old chisel that may have been used to build the Western Wall on the Temple Mount.   Read more…

Posted in News, Temple at Jerusalem.

Herod the Great: Friend of the Romans and Parthians?

03/29 | Duquesne University’s Jason M. Schlude explores how King Herod manipulated his position between two regional powers.   Read more…

Posted in People in the Bible, The Ancient Near Eastern World.


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