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The Hanging Gardens … of Nineveh?
The Hanging Gardens … of Nineveh?
The Hanging Gardens … of Nineveh?
Have the Hanging Gardens of Babylon been misinterpreted? And could this ancient ‘wonder for all peoples’ be mentioned in the Bible?
Was Rahab Really a Canaanite?
Was Rahab Really a Canaanite?
Was Rahab Really a Canaanite?
Against the backdrop of biblical history and archaeological discovery lies a theological conundrum—and a fascinating solution.
Was Rahab Really a Prostitute?
Was Rahab Really a Prostitute?
Was Rahab Really a Prostitute?
Yes—here’s what those who call her profession into question leave out.
Key Takeaways From a Revolutionary Carbon-dating Study of Biblical Jerusalem
Key Takeaways From a Revolutionary Carbon-dating Study of Biblical Jerusalem
Key Takeaways From a Revolutionary Carbon-dating Study of Biblical Jerusalem
What Would We Know About Ancient Israel—If We <em>Didn’t </em>Have the Bible?
What Would We Know About Ancient Israel—If We Didn’t Have the Bible?
What Would We Know About Ancient Israel—If We Didn’t Have the Bible?
Quite a lot, it turns out
Another Second Temple Period Gold ‘Child’s Ring’ Found in Jerusalem!
Another Second Temple Period Gold ‘Child’s Ring’ Found in Jerusalem!
Another Second Temple Period Gold ‘Child’s Ring’ Found in Jerusalem!
A 2,300-year-old treasure from the City of David
Tyrian Purple Found Near Hadrian’s Wall
Tyrian Purple Found Near Hadrian’s Wall
Tyrian Purple Found Near Hadrian’s Wall
This is the first discovery of the biblical status symbol in northern Europe.
Interview: Is This Moses?
Interview: Is This Moses?
Interview: Is This Moses?
Has Moses’s identity been discovered?
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Eilat Mazar
Hebrew University archaeologist Dr. Eilat Mazar excavated ancient Jerusalem for more than 50 years. Dr. Mazar was a world-class biblical archaeologist who uncovered evidence of some of the Bible’s greatest stories and characters.
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