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Virtually Explore Holy Land Artifacts

08/06 | From the comfort of your home, you can virtually explore archaeological objects that shed light on Biblical history with the click of a button.   Read more…

What the Temple Mount Floor Looked Like

08/05 | More than a hundred colorful polished stone tiles have been recovered by the Temple Mount Sifting Project. The tiles reveal what the Temple Mount floors looked like in Herod’s time.   Read more…

Sifting Antiquity on the Temple Mount Sifting Project

08/04 | Archaeological excavations are prohibited on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem, though one project—the Temple Mount Sifting Project—has been analyzing soil that came from the Temple Mount since 2004. Learn the   Read more…

The Temple Mount in the Herodian Period (37 BC–70 A.D.)

08/03 | Archaeological architect Leen Ritmeyer presents drawings of the Temple Mount in the Herodian period.   Read more…

Canaanite Fortress Discovered in the City of David

08/02 | Excavations around the Gihon Spring in the City of David uncovered a massive 3,800-year-old fortress.   Read more…

The Story of Ruth

07/31 | According to Adele Berlin, the Book of Ruth illuminates the main theme of the Hebrew Bible: the continuity of God’s people in their land.   Read more…

The Song of Songs: Love Is Strong as Death

07/30 | The Song of Songs (or Song of Solomon) from the Hebrew Bible is a love song beyond compare—although it has been compared to everything. Some have deemed it lewd entertainment.   Read more…

Understanding the Good Samaritan Parable

07/29 | Who were the Samaritans? Dr. Amy-Jill Levine of Vanderbilt University explains how getting an accurate answer to this question can shed light on how shocking the Good Samaritan parable would   Read more…

Word Play

07/28 | Three thousand years ago, when alphabetic writing had just begun to spread across the masses of the ancient Near East, written words were far more than idle marks meant simply   Read more…

How Was the Bible Written During and After the Exile?

07/27 | How was the Bible written during and after the Babylonian Exile? Did the Biblical authors continue to use the Hebrew language even though they were living in lands where Hebrew   Read more…


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