Tag: Ancient Israel

High Places, Altars and the Bamah

07/15 | The open-air altar shrine, called a bamah (plural bamot), is known through several books of the Biblical canon. Often referred to as “high places” in translations of the Bible, bamot   Read more…

Posted in Ancient Israel, Biblical Archaeology Topics, Hebrew Bible.

DC-Area Lecture: A Conversation with Carol and Eric Meyers

07/09 | Join Carol and Eric Meyers, two preeminent archaeologists and Biblical scholars with over 50 years of experience and leadership in their profession, for a lively discussion at the Museum of   Read more…

Posted in News, Exhibits/Events.

The “Philistines” to the North

07/07 | The Philistines, who established the famous five cities in the southern coastal plain, were just one tribe of Sea Peoples who invaded Canaan in the 12th century B.C.E. The northern   Read more…

Posted in Ancient Israel.


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