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Arrival in Jerusalem

Our group all arrived safely (and with all luggage) to begin our tour of Israel and join the archaeological dig at Tel Lachish. Today was a day to explore Jerusalem’s Old City and rest up for the excavation, which begins … Continue reading

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The Latest Jesus-related Tomb

It’s happened again. The same individuals who brought us the highly problematic¬†Jesus Tomb a few years ago have returned with another tomb. This one has an inscription and a picture of (allegedly) Jonah’s fish. Jonah was sometimes used by early … Continue reading

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