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Fragment of 1,700-Year-Old Menorah-Adorned Bracelet Discovered on Hanukkah

1 Tevet 5775 – December 23, 2014
The question now is this definite proof that Jews lived in the ancient settlement near Carmel?

Unique 65-Foot Long Entrance Discovered at Herodian Hilltop Palace

26 Kislev 5775 – December 18, 2014
Excavations also turned up hidden tunnels dug by Jewish rebels in the period of the Bar Kokhba Revolt.

Centuries before Hanukkah: Remains of 8,000-Year Old Olive Oil Found in Galilee

25 Kislev 5775 – December 17, 2014
“This is the earliest evidence of the use of olive oil in the country, and perhaps the entire Mediterranean basin."

‘House of David’ Rock on Exhibit at NY Metropolitan Museum of Art

24 Kislev 5775 – December 16, 2014
The ‘homely’ ancient rock, discovered in 1993, adds evidence of King David’s existence.

The Use of Fire May Have Begun In Israel 350,000 Years Ago

22 Kislev 5775 – December 13, 2014
If fire indeed was invented in Israel, will the Boycott Israel movement stop lighting matches?

New App Puts Dead Scrolls on iPhone and iPad

27 Heshvan 5775 – November 20, 2014
"In the beginning God created the heavens and the earth." (Genesis 1:1)

The Golden Treasure Found Near the Temple Mount

20 Heshvan 5775 – November 13, 2014
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Rare 2,000 Yr Old Monument to Emperor Hadrian Found in Jerusalem

27 Tishri 5775 – October 21, 2014
A 2,000 year old stone fragment bearing an official Latin inscription dedicated to the Roman Emperor Hadrian is found in Jerusalem.

Rare ‘Four Species’ Coin from Bar Kochba in Display in Israel

12 Tishri 5775 – October 6, 2014
The exhibition includes the largest gold medallion with Judaic symbols known in existence.

Huge Stalactite Cave Discovered Near Gush Etzion

26 Elul 5774 – September 21, 2014
The exact location is secret because of safety concerns. How long before the PA claims it is theirs?

Ancient Money Box from Second Temple Era Discovered Near Jerusalem–Tel Aviv Highway

10 Av 5774 – August 5, 2014
All of the coins are stamped on one side with a chalice and the Hebrew inscription “To the Redemption of Zion”...

Rare 800 Yr Old Christian Monastery Seal Discovered in Jerusalem

27 Iyyar 5774 – May 27, 2014
A rare monastery seal was discovered in a Jewish neighborhood in Jerusalem -- and presented to the Greek Orthodox Patriarch, who noted its importance.

Rare Ancient Coffin in Jezreel Valley Holds Egyptian Pharaoh’s Signet Ring

9 Nisan 5774 – April 9, 2014
A gold signet ring naming Egyptian Pharaoh Seti I was found in an ancient coffin in the Jezreel Valley.

Archaeologists Inaugurate King Solomon’s Coronation Site

3 Nisan 5774 – April 3, 2014
In a secret ceremony held Tuesday, officials inaugurated the site of King Solomon's coronation in the City of David.

Arabs Caught Red-Handed Stealing Second Temple Coffins

29 Adar II 5774 – March 31, 2014
The Jews who were ready to buy Second Temple history are no less guilty than the Arabs who stole and tried to sell it.

US Donation to Israel for Largest Middle East Archaeology Library

16 Adar II 5774 – March 18, 2014
Israel’s image of an archaeological center of the world gets a new boost.

Oldest Known Masks in the World on Display in Israel

12 Adar II 5774 – March 13, 2014
A new display in Jerusalem is showcasing the oldest-known masks in the world, believed to have originated 9,000 years ago, long before Purim. The 11...

New Texts Found in ‘Dead Sea Scroll’ Caves

11 Adar II 5774 – March 12, 2014
Digging for the past sometimes is possible by simple looking at what already has been found.

Ancient Mikveh Discovered In Spain

26 Adar I 5774 – February 25, 2014
A 15th century mikveh was discovered at the location of the last synagogue in the old Jewish quarter of Girona in Catalonia, Spain. The discovery...

Major 1,500-Year-Old Church and Mosaic Discovered

21 Shevat 5774 – January 22, 2014
This archaeological discovery will save Jews from living in homes built over the remains of a church.

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