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May 26
Defending the “House of David”

By: André Lemaire and Jean-Philippe Delorme

May 26
Harvesting the Balm of Gilead 

By: BAS Staff

May 26
Summer 2023 Caption Contest

By: BAS Staff

May 26
Nomadic Biblical Kingdoms

By: Nathan Steinmeyer

Current Issue

Summer 2023 • Vol. 49, No. 2

The Summer 2023 issue of Biblical Archaeology Review is packed with stories, profiles, news, quizzes, and contests that are sure to entertain, inform, and enlighten. […]

BAS Travel/Study 2023

Sunday, June 4, 2023
3-4pm ET
BAS Scholars Series with Nava Panitz-Cohen

A Wise Woman and a Bearded Man: 10 Seasons of Excavation at Tel Abel Beth Maacah - Nava Panitz-Cohen, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

July 16-22, 2023
BAS Summer Seminar 2023 at St. Olaf

- IN-PERSON: St. Olaf College, Northfield, Minnesota
The Beginnings of Ancient Israel
With a Focus on the Books of Joshua and Judges
Ralph Hawkins, Averett University & Jillian Ross, Liberty University

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Thursday, September 28, 2023
8-9pm ET
BAS Scholars Series with Amy-Jill Levine

Free Health Care Is a Miracle: Psalm 8, Jesus, and the Jerusalem Temple - Amy-Jill Levine, Vanderbilt Divinity School


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