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Ancient Hebrew seal found in Jerusalem


May 2nd, 2012 - 12:39 am ICT by IANS
Tel Aviv, May 1 (IANS) A rare seal from the First Temple period has been uncovered in an archaeological excavation in Jerusalem, authorities said Tuesday.The seal was found among the ... Read more...

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Image found in Jordanian cave could be the first-ever portrait of Jesus


April 3rd, 2011 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 3 (ANI): After lying hidden in a Jordanian cave for nearly 2,000 years, the fine detail is difficult to determine. But in a certain light it is not difficult to ... Read more...

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Could artefacts in remote Jordan cave reveal Jesus’ last years?


March 21st, 2011 - 1:56 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 21 (ANI): Biblical artefacts discovered in a remote cave in Jordan could reveal the last years of Jesus' life if they are found to be genuine.The discovery of the scrolls ... Read more...

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3,000-year-old city wall discovered in Jerusalem


February 23rd, 2010 - 1:51 am ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Feb 23 (IANS) Israeli archaeologists have discovered a section of an ancient city wall here that is believed to be built by Biblical King Solomon around the 10th century B.C., the ... Read more...

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Jewish priesthood has multiple lineages, indicates genetic analysis


September 25th, 2009 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, September 25 (ANI): A new research on the Cohen Y chromosome has indicated that the Jewish priesthood, the Cohanim, was established by several unrelated male lines rather than a single male ... Read more...

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New computer algorithms to aid historical research of ancient Hebrew and Arabic documents


August 16th, 2009 - 11:59 am ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, August 16 (ANI): Researchers at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) in Israel are all set to use new computer algorithms in a new project to analyze historic Hebrew and Arabic ... Read more...

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2,000 yr old papyrus document found in Israel


May 7th, 2009 - 2:43 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 7 (ANI): Israeli authorities say they have recovered a papyrus document that appears to be nearly 2,000 years old, and seems to concern the property of a widow called Miriam.According ... Read more...

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Fragment of Hebrew inscription from period of Kings of Judah found in Israel


April 27th, 2009 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 27 (ANI): Archaeologists have found a fragment of a limestone plaque bearing several letters of ancient Hebrew script in Israel, which dates back to the period of the kings of ... Read more...

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Rare first century coin discovered at temple dig in Jerusalem


December 21st, 2008 - 2:40 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Dec 21 (ANI): Excavations at the Temple Mount in Jerusalem, Israel, have revealed a rare half shekel coin from the first century, which was minted in 66 or 67 C.E. ... Read more...

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Israeli archeologists find rare ancient stone seal


October 30th, 2008 - 11:10 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Oct 30 (DPA) Israeli archeologists said Thursday they have found a rare stone seal in an ancient building being excavated near the Wailing Wall, a remnant of the Jewish Biblical temple ... Read more...

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Brown moving Brit seat of power away from 10 Downing Street after 300 years


October 13th, 2008 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct.13 (ANI): Prime Minister Gordon Brown has decided to move the seat of power in Britain away from 10 Downing Street in a break with 300 years of history. According ... Read more...

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2,600-year-old clay seal uncovered intact in Jerusalem dig


August 20th, 2008 - 4:51 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, August 20 (ANI): A 2,600 year old clay seal impression, or bulla, bearing the name Gedaliah ben Pashur has recently been uncovered completely intact during archaeological excavations in Jerusalems ancient ... Read more...

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Archeologists find Old Testament seal in Israel


August 2nd, 2008 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 2 (ANI): Archaeologists have found a seal impression belonging to a minister of the Biblical King Zedekiah, which dates back 2,600 years, during an archeological dig in Jerusalems ancient ... Read more...

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Ancient Israel’s Queen Jezebel possessed enormous power, reveals seal


November 14th, 2007 - 10:18 am ICT by admin
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