"Ancient" Syriac bible found in Cyprus
(Reuters Life!) - Authorities in northern Cyprus believe they have found an ancient version of the Bible written in Syriac, a dialect of the native language of Jesus.
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MIGDAL, ISRAEL: This handout file photo provided on September 11, 2009 by the Israeli Antiquities Authority (IAA) shows an aerial view of the excavations of a recently uncovered synagogue at Migdal on the north-western end of the Sea of Galilee in northern Israel. The synagogue, dated to the 2nd Temple period (50BC - 100AD) is one of the oldest ever found, and was unearthed at Migdal, which Christians believe to be the birthplace of Mary Magdalene, a leading follower of Jesus. Archaeologists…
Siloam Road - Pilgrimage Road - Jerusalem 101
The recently excavated stepped stone street that leads from the Pool of Siloam up to the Temple Mount. The continuation of the street can be seen in the opening further up on the left side of the street. The Temple Mount is 1600 feet (a little more than a quarter mile) up these stairs to the north, but the excavation does not continue all the way to the Temple Mount.
Dome of the Rock
Dome of the Rock and Al-Aqsa Mosque View of the Dome of the Rock and al-Aqsa Mosque on Temple Mount in the ancient city of Jerusalem. by Sarah Ferguson (2009) copyright: 2009 Sarah Ferguson photographed place: Ierusalem, Hierosolyma, Col. Aelia Capitolina (Jerusalem) [http://pleiades.stoa.org/places/687928/] Published by the Institute for the Study of the Ancient World as part of the Ancient World Image Bank (AWIB). [http://www.nyu.edu/isaw/awib.htm]. images source: http://maps.google.com…
Caesarea Maritima, Israel Photographs | Sebastos Harbor
Photographs of the Harbor, Roman Theater, Aqueduct, Pontius Pilate Stone and Roadway, the Via Maris.