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Category Archives: Jordan
The Dead Sea is dying, but after decades of dropping water levels (over 80 feet in a few decades) plans are being drawn up to save it. The dying of the Dead Sea is a huge, under-reported, environmental disaster. It … Continue reading
Jim Davila at PaleoJudaica received an email from a colleague that sheds remarkable light on the “discovery” of the ancient Christian-linked lead books. In a nutshell, David Elkington (the same guy who’s hawking the lead codices) requested translation help last … Continue reading
* 2,000- year-old books/codices made of lead, each page no bigger than a credit card. * Text is partially in code and contains early Christian symbols, including a depiction of Jerusalem with a cross outside the walls. * Jordanian government … Continue reading