Historic Cave Discovery in Israel Renews Hopes of Finding More Dead Sea Scrolls

Historic Cave Discovery in Israel Renews Hopes of Finding More Dead Sea Scrolls

QUMRAN, Israel – For the first time in over 60 years, researchers have discovered a cave near the Dead Sea that once housed ancient scrolls, renewing archaeologists’ hopes that additional Dead Sea Scrolls may be waiting to be found. Seventy years ago, Bedouin shepherds famously discovered ancient scrolls within caves near the Dead Sea. Widely […]

Israeli Boy on School Trip Finds Ancient Coin Marked With Inscription ‘King Agrippa,’ Leader Who Killed James, Jailed Peter

Israeli Boy on School Trip Finds Ancient Coin Marked With Inscription ‘King Agrippa,’ Leader Who Killed James, Jailed Peter

JERUSALEM — An Israeli boy who recently took a school trip to the Shilo Valley found a coin during his visit that turned out to be linked to the biblical king Herod Agrippa, who is stated in the Book of Acts to be responsible for the death of Jesus’ disciple James, and for jailing Peter, who […]

Ancient ‘Jerusalem’ Inscription Discovery Thrills Archaeologists in Israel

Ancient ‘Jerusalem’ Inscription Discovery Thrills Archaeologists in Israel

(Fox News) — A unique 2,000-year-old stone inscription unearthed in Israel has thrilled archaeologists. The find is the first full spelling of “Jerusalem” on a stone inscription, archaeologists recently confirmed. The artifact was found last winter during an excavation in the area of Jerusalem’s International Convention Center, known as Binyanei Ha’Uma. Part of a stone […]

Iran Tells Israel: ‘Our Fingers Are on the Trigger, Missiles Are Ready to Launch’

Iran Tells Israel: ‘Our Fingers Are on the Trigger, Missiles Are Ready to Launch’

(Newsweek) — The second-in-command of Iran’s most elite force has warned Israel against moves that further threaten Tehran’s interest in the region, especially Syria, where the West and its allies have targeted Syrian government positions. Brigadier General Hossein Salami, commander-in-chief of the Revolutionary Guards, said Friday that a war between Iran and Israel would lead […]

Israel Strikes Gaza Hamas Sites After Rocket Attacks

Israel Strikes Gaza Hamas Sites After Rocket Attacks

(BBC) — Israel says it has targeted sites in Gaza belonging to militant group Hamas in retaliation for rocket strikes. Israel’s military said it had hit weapons sites early on Saturday. Two people died, a Gaza hospital said, bringing the deaths in Israeli strikes and gunfire over the past day to four. Three rockets were […]

Archaeologists in Israel Discover ‘Mesmerizing Proof’ of Event Described in Bible

Archaeologists in Israel Discover ‘Mesmerizing Proof’ of Event Described in Bible

JERUSALEM – The recent discovery of ancient artifacts and dwelling places in Jerusalem corroborates an important event described in the Bible and confirms the wealth of the nation of Israel in ancient times. In a statement titled “Evidence of Babylonian Destruction of Jerusalem Found at the City of David,” the Israel Antiquities Authority announced that […]

2,000-Year-Old Road Unearthed in Bet Shemesh, Israel

2,000-Year-Old Road Unearthed in Bet Shemesh, Israel

(Israel Antiquities Authority) — A wide and impressive 2,000 year old road dating to the Roman period, in an extraordinary state of preservation, was revealed last February in archaeological excavations of the Israel Antiquities Authority near Highway 375. The excavation was conducted prior to laying a water pipeline to Jerusalem, at the initiative of, the […]

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