archaeology

Excavation Team in Israel Uncovers First Known Depiction of 2 Old Testament Heroines

Excavation Team in Israel Uncovers First Known Depiction of 2 Old Testament Heroines

An excavation team in Israel has uncovered the first known depiction of two Old Testament heroines.

Israeli Archaeologists Uncover 2,100-Year-Old Farmstead 'Frozen in Time' in Galilee

Israeli Archaeologists Uncover 2,100-Year-Old Farmstead 'Frozen in Time' in Galilee

Israeli archaeologists have discovered a 2,100-year-old farmstead while conducting excavations in Galilee.

'City of Caves': 2,000-Year-Old Underground Turkish City May Have Sheltered Persecuted Christians

'City of Caves': 2,000-Year-Old Underground Turkish City May Have Sheltered Persecuted Christians

An underground city in southeastern Turkey built roughly 2,000 years ago is believed to have sheltered early Christians amid Roman persecution.

Palestinian Farmer Discovers Artifact Linked to Canaanite Idol Mentioned in the Old Testament

Palestinian Farmer Discovers Artifact Linked to Canaanite Idol Mentioned in the Old Testament

A Palestinian farmer recently discovered an ancient artifact linked to a Canaanite idol from Old Testament Times.

Another Discovery Affirms the Historicity of the Bible

Another Discovery Affirms the Historicity of the Bible

As the Apostle Peter claimed, Christianity is not rooted in “cleverly devised myths,” but in the real account of actions in the real world. Bits of lead and clay in the dirt will never ultimately prove the Bible’s claims to the satisfaction of all skeptics, but day after day, more evidence emerges that its claims should be taken seriously by not only archeologists and historians, but all of us. In Holy Scripture, something special is indeed going on.

Israel to Relocate Megiddo Prison Situated on Top of Ancient Mosaic Dedicated to Christ

Israel to Relocate Megiddo Prison Situated on Top of Ancient Mosaic Dedicated to Christ

The Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) announced on Sunday that a Megiddo prison will be relocated because of an ongoing excavation of an ancient mosaic dedicated to Jesus Christ.

3,000-Year-Old Tablet with God's Name Affirms Biblical Timeline, Archaeologist Says

3,000-Year-Old Tablet with God's Name Affirms Biblical Timeline, Archaeologist Says

A new discovery from Israel involving an ancient tablet could be one of the most significant archaeological finds in modern history, not only affirming the biblical text but supporting a traditional, conservative understanding of the Old Testament timeline.

The Bible’s Accuracy Vindicated … Again

The Bible’s Accuracy Vindicated … Again

To put it bluntly, the Bible is not anti-science. Rather, the Bible explains why science works. And, every once in a while, the Bible offers an insight that sheds further light on an unsolved question of science. That seems to be the case with the Assyrian destruction of Lachish, an event recorded in the book of Kings. The accurate Biblical accounting of this event has provided scientists with a reliable anchor from which to better answer two tricky dilemmas: one having to do with geophysics and the other with archeology.

1,700-Year-Old 'Good Shepherd' Ring, Representing Jesus, Discovered in Israel

1,700-Year-Old 'Good Shepherd' Ring, Representing Jesus, Discovered in Israel

Israeli archeologists have discovered a rare 1,700-year-old gold ring that includes an image of a shepherd that is thought to represent Jesus and likely belonged to an early Christian, the Israel Antiquities Authority said this week.

Archaeologists Discover Skeletal Remains Believed to Show First Example of Roman Crucifixion in the UK

Archaeologists Discover Skeletal Remains Believed to Show First Example of Roman Crucifixion in the UK

Archaeologists in a Cambridgeshire village have uncovered rare skeletal remains of a man with a nail through his heel. Some believe the remains could be the first example of a Roman crucifixion in the United Kingdom.