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2,000-year-old Biblical town found by Sea of Galilee

A 2,000-year-old town has been discovered during a field survey of the coast of the Sea of Galilee. The ancient town may be Dalmanutha (also spelled Dalmanoutha), described in the Gospel of Mark as the place Jesus sailed to after miraculously feeding 4,000 people by multiplying a few fish and loaves

Original King James Bible found on Church shelf

A 400-year-old original King James Bible has been found on a shelf in a Church in Wiltshire, England. What a find! There are fewer than 200 original printings of the King James version known to exist. And it is believed that the rediscovered Bible is one of the few remaining editions

Biblical Laodicean Church found in Turkey

An ancient church, mentioned in the Bible, has been found in Laodicea in western Turkey. The professor said they have discovered the Laodicea Church, one of the seven mentioned in the Bible. ?im?ek said the church from the fourth century A.D. was found by underground radar search, a system they have

How the King James Bible changed the English language

The BBC has posted up an interesting article looking at the impact of the King James Bible, published 400 years ago, on the English language. No other book, or indeed any piece of culture, seems to have influenced the English language as much as the King James Bible. Its turns of

Evidence supports Biblical parting of the Red Sea

A new computer modelling study suggests that a very strong wind could have divided the waters of the Red Sea. Scientists in the US studying ancient maps of the Nile Delta region pinpointed where the crossing may have occurred, just south of the Mediterranean Sea. Here, according to some experts,

World’s earliest illustrated bible found in monastery

An illustrated Christian bible which dates back to the 5th century A.D. has been found in an Ethiopian monastery. The incredible relic has been kept ever since in the Garima Monastery near Adwa in the north of the country, which is in the Tigray region at 7,000 feet. Experts believe

Armenian church sues Getty Museum over Bible pages

An Armenian church in Californa is suing the Getty Museum over seven pages from a 13th century Bible which the church says the museum bought illegally. The Western Prelacy claims that the seven pages, which date back to 1256, were ripped from the Armenian Orthodox Church's Zeyt'un Gospels during the

Noah’s Ark found?

A team of evangelical Christian explorers from China and Turkey claim to have found Noah’s Ark on Mount Ararat. 'It's not 100 per cent that it is Noah's Ark, but we think it is 99.9 per cent that this is it,' said Yeung Wing-cheung, a filmmaker working with the 15-strong