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King Hezekiah’s Seal Discovered in Jerusalem

This external evidence further establishes the veracity of the biblical account of the nation of Israel’s empires going back some 3,000 years.

Seal of First Temple Era King Discovered in Old City of Jerusalem

The 2,700-year-old seal of King Hezekiah the "closest thing to the king," says archaeologist.

Inspired by ‘Indiana Jones,’ Israeli Kid Discovers 2,500-Year-Old Artifact

An 8-year-old Israeli child made a significant archaeological discovery while hiking with his family in the Judean Foothills region, west of Jerusalem.

Eight Is Not Enough: History of the Ancient Candles in Israel

The Hanukkah commandment is to light the candles at the front door, or in a window overlooking the street, so they may be seen by passersby, as an announcement of the miracle.

Discovery: Israeli Early Man from 10,000 Years Ago Ate Hummus

The seeds found in the prehistoric sites indicate that the human diet consisted mainly of fava beans, lentils, various types of beans and chickpeas, the main ingredient in hummus.

Archaeologists Reveal Another Ancient, Luxurious Mosaic in Lod

Another beautiful, ancient and detailed mosaic is uncovered in Lod, and ready to be displayed to the public this week.

Ancient Mystery Solved: Hellenistic Citadel that Restricted Jewish Rule in Hasmonean Jerusalem [photos]

A recent discovery has solved one of Jerusalem’s biggest historical mysteries: the location of the Acra, the fortified compound in Jerusalem built by Antiochus Epiphanes, ruler of the Hellenistic Seleucid Empire.

Palmyra Citadel Hit in Russian Air Strikes on ISIS Terror Base

The citadel at the ancient city of Palmyra was struck during multiple air strikes on an ISIS terrorist base by Russian fighter pilots.

Palmyra ‘Arch of Triumph’ Latest Casualty of ISIS

A third archaeological treasure at Palmyra in Syria has been destroyed by ISIS: the Arch of Triumph.

Rare 1,500-year-old Mosaic Featured on Sukkot at Kiryat Gat Industrial Park

A rare 1,500 year old mosaic exposed in the Kiryat Gat industrial park is featured at the park's Sukkot festival.

Unique 1,800-Year-Old Sarcophagus Found at Ashkelon Building Site

An extremely rare sarcophagus has been uncovered at a building site in Ashkelon.

Researchers Ponder World’s Oldest Qur’an – Is It Older Than Mohammad?

Fragile pages of possibly the world's oldest Qur'an could pre-date the birth of Islam's founder, prophet Mohammed.

Palmyra’s Ancient ‘Temple of Bel’ Destroyed in New Blast

ISIS destroys a new, majestic part of the Syrian UNESCO World Heritage site, Palmyra.

Second Temple-Era Podium May Be Discovery in City of David

The Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) has made an exciting announcement: A 2,000-year-old podium may have been found in the City of David section of...

ISIS Tortures, Beheads Chief Archaeologist of Palmyra

ISIS beheaded the chief archaeologist of the ancient city of Palmyra and hung his headless body there.

Judea and Samaria Civil Administration Invites Arabs to Learn about Glorious Jewish Past

The panel made it the duty of the military commander in the area to enforce making the site accessible.

Old Meets New

While building in Arnona, a 2000-year-old Mikvah was found, but what was found in the Mikvah was even more interesting...

Great Synagogue, Shulhof of Vilna Rediscovered 70 Years After Nazi Destruction

Israeli, Lithuanian and American researchers have tracked down the remains of the Great Synagogue of Vilna.

‘Jewish Holy Temples Never Existed’ Says Israeli Arab MK

An Israeli Arab MK tells a radio interviewer the two Jewish Holy Temples in Jerusalem did not exist.

Haifa U. Research Argues Europe Imported Its First Chickens from Israel

The question is: Back then, did Europe also label the chickens differently if they came from Jewish settlements?

Steinberg Family, Birthright-Israel Turned Personal Tragedy into Eternity

The Steinberg family and Birthright Israel have transformed a one family's tragedy into eternal heritage for others.

Thief Returns ancient Roman Artifacts: ‘They Brought Me Nothing but Trouble’

"I stole them in July 1995 and since then they have brought me nothing but trouble. Please, do not steal antiquities!”

Man Caught in Attempted Tomb Robbing: ‘I Wanted to Banish the Demon that Guards...

The treasure/demon hunting team included children as young as 7 years old. The father was to banish the demon and the children would traverse the tight and airless cave.

2,000 Year Old Mikvah Found Beneath Jerusalem Living Room

An ancient mikvah is discovered beneath a Jerusalem living room.

ISIS Terrorists Mine, Booby-Trap Ancient Palmyra, UNESCO Site

ISIS terrorists have mined and booby-trapped Syria's ancient city of Palmyra.

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