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What were Israel's archaeological advances during COVID?

A 6,000-year-old skeleton of a child, a near-3,000-year-old natural disaster and ancient churches, including advancements in the legendary Dead Sea Scrolls, are among this year's finds.

Weight used to cheat in trade during First Temple era found in Jerusalem

Scamming by using fraudulent weights was extensively described in the Bible, where it is harshly criticized.

A whale shark swims next to volunteer divers after they removed abandoned fishing net that was cover

Did someone collect prehistoric shark teeth in Jerusalem’s City of David?

At least 20 shark teeth were found in a structure near the Gihon spring that was probably part of the original water system in the Old City of Jerusalem.

Second Temple period ‘lucky lamp’ found on Jerusalem’s Pilgrimage Road

Experts believe that the lamp and the building date to the period immediately after the destruction of the Temple at the hands of the Roman in 70 CE.

City of David recognized as 'testament' to US Judeo-Christian heritage

"We are fulfilling another, larger purpose: to unify Americans around our foundational principles and values."

Seal with the image of Apollo.

2,000-year-old gem seal depicting Greek god Apollo found under City of David

Although Apollo is an Olympian deity of the Greek and Roman cultures, it is highly probable that the person wearing the ring with Apollo’s portrait was a Jew.

New program helps students find Jewish identity in biblical Jerusalem

Program to be supported by Genesis Philanthropy Group

2,500-year-old seal shows Jerusalem status in Persian period

The seal impressions – known among experts with the Latin term bullae – were usually made of clay and used to sign documents or containers.

Gantz: Historical strength of Jews in Jerusalem guarantees Israel's future

The Blue and White leader says his party was “gladdened” that the US recently fell in line with King David's declaration that Jerusalem is the capital of Israel.

Navigating the biblical road to the Temple

'The Jerusalem Post' went on an exclusive tour of the recently discovered Pilgrimage Road in the City of David.

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