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The Seleucid Akra: 2,200-Year-Old Jerusalem Fortress Uncovered?

11/13 | Archaeologists excavating in the City of David may have found the fortress that Seleucid King Antiochus constructed following his conquest of Jerusalem around 167 B.C.E.   Read more…

Posted in Jerusalem, News.

Contested Temple Mount History?

10/13 | A recent New York Times article, which set out to discuss the history and political complexities of Jerusalem’s Temple Mount, has drawn a great deal of criticism.   Read more…

Posted in News, Temple at Jerusalem.

Tenth-Century B.C. Stone Seal Discovered by the Temple Mount Sifting Project

10/08 | An ancient stone seal dated to the 10th century B.C.—the time of David and Solomon—has been found in soil taken from Jerusalem’s Temple Mount.   Read more…

Posted in News, Temple at Jerusalem.

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