Tag: Siloam Pool
The Siloam Pool, according to the Gospel of John, is the location where Jesus healed the blind man (John 9:1–11). In June 2004, the ruins of the Siloam Pool were discovered during construction work to repair a large water pipe south of Jerusalem’s Temple Mount, at the southern end of the ridge known as the City of David. Archaeologists Ronny Reich and Eli Shukron identified two ancient stone steps, and further excavation revealed that they were part of a monumental pool from the Second Temple period, the period in which Jesus lived.
01/04 | The Bible Lands Museum Jerusalem houses one of the world’s most important collections of Biblical artifacts. Read more…
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12/17 | The Gospels, the first four books of the New Testament, tell the story of the life of Jesus. Yet only one—the Gospel of John—claims to be an eyewitness account, the Read more…
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- Hezekiah’s Tunnel Reexamined
- The Stones of Herod’s Temple Reveal Temple Mount History
- The Siloam Pool: Where Jesus Healed the Blind Man
- Mark and John: A Wedding at Cana—Whose and Where?
- Where Did Jesus Turn Water into Wine?
- Mysterious Podium Uncovered Near Temple Mount
- Baptismal Site “Bethany Beyond the Jordan” Added to UNESCO World Heritage List
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- Pilgrims’ Progress to Byzantine Jerusalem