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Church in Prison (2006)

All photos © Israel Antiquities Authority. Archaeologists in Israel have just announced their latest find—an ancient church, complete with mosaics  – found inside a modern prison! This maximum security prison is located very close to Biblical Megiddo, famous site in northern Israel, 12 km south of Nazareth.…

New Inscription Found in Ekron (1997)

The final season of excavation at Tell Mikne, Biblical Ekron, ended a few months ago. Ekron was one of the five big Philistine cities known from various Bible stories. The excavating team was led by Trude Dothan from the Hebrew University and Seymour Gitin from the Albright School of Archaeological Research…