Fallen Stones Mark Temple Location

Fallen Stones Mark Temple Location

First Century Romano-Jewish historian Josephus wrote about “the point where it was custom for one of the priests to stand and give notice, by sound of trumpet, in the afternoon of the approach, and on the following evening of the close of every seventh day.” (Drawing...
Have Solomon’s Gates Been Found?

Have Solomon’s Gates Been Found?

An aerial view of the excavations at Tamar. (Credit: Israel Antiquities Authority) (… so Solomon rebuilt Gezer) and Lower Beth-horon and Baalath and Tamar in the wilderness, in the land of Judah, and all the store cities that Solomon had, and the cities for his...
Seal Shows Jerusalem was Strong, Central City

Seal Shows Jerusalem was Strong, Central City

Western Wall Plaza under which the excavations are taking place. (Credit: Dr. Shlomit Weksler-Bdolah, IAA) And he brought all the priests out of the cities of Judah, and defiled the high places where the priests had made offerings, from Geba to Beersheba. And he broke...