Tag Archives: Gath

Lectures on the Philistines in Kansas City and Chicago

Those in the Kansas City and/or Chicago area have a special opportunity next week to hear lectures by Dr. Aren Maeir, the archaeologist who has excavated ancient Gath since the mid-1990’s. Bible students will recall Gath as one of the … Continue reading

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Short informational video clips on Archaeology

Bar Ilan University in Israel has produced some short video clips on subjects studied by its faculty. Archaeologist Aren Maeir has posted three of them here, on the Tel es-Safi/Gath blog. They are around 2 to 2-1/2 minutes each and … Continue reading

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Big Digs are coming!

Aren Maeir reports on the Tell es-Safi/Gath blog that he’ll have an excavation team of more than 100 for the first three weeks of this summer’s season. That is a very large number that should produce many finds, which is … Continue reading

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