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Who Is Satan?

05/07 | Does our modern conception of Satan have any resemblance to the devil in the Bible? Just who is Satan?   Read more…

Epilepsy, Tutankhamun and Monotheism

05/06 | Tutankhamun died at a young age with a feminine physique. His closest relatives all shared similar features and fates. Imperial College London surgeon Hutan Ashrafian suggests that the royal family   Read more…

The Arch of Titus’s Menorah Panel in Color

05/05 | Although many Greek and Roman statues and monuments now appear gleaming white (the result of years of weathering), they were originally brightly colored. Using technology, a team has digitally restored   Read more…

Advanced Technology Shines Light on More Dead Sea Scrolls

05/04 | Thanks to advanced imaging technology, Dead Sea Scroll fragments containing writing too faint to read with the naked eye have now been deciphered.   Read more…

The Creation of Woman in the Bible

05/03 | How was the first woman created in Genesis 2? Was she made from the man’s rib or, as recently suggested in BAR, from his os baculum?   Read more…

Titus Flavius Josephus and the Prophet Jeremiah

05/02 | In the first century C.E., during the First Jewish Revolt, the Jewish historian Josephus urged his besieged countrymen in Jerusalem to surrender to the Romans. Half a millennium earlier, Jeremiah   Read more…

Lydia and Tabitha in the Bible

05/01 | While the majority of the leaders of the early Christian church were men, the New Testament describes several prominent women leaders as well. Teresa Calpino analyzes two of these women—Tabitha   Read more…

A Royal Tomb at Biblical Armageddon?

04/30 | In 2016, team members of the Megiddo Expedition digging at the location of Biblical Armageddon uncovered a lavish tomb adjacent to a monumental Middle Bronze Age palace.   Read more…

Mark and John: A Wedding at Cana—Whose and Where?

04/29 | James Tabor discusses the wedding at Cana from the Gospels of Mark and John. Whose wedding was this and why were Jesus and his family present?   Read more…

Where Did Jesus Turn Water into Wine?

04/28 | Where did Jesus turn water into wine? According to archaeologist Tom McCollough in “Searching for Cana: Where Jesus Turned Water into Wine” in BAR, one site offers the most compelling   Read more…


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