Browsing the "Byzantine" Tag

Byzantine church found in Israel

June 22nd, 2015 | by Sevaan Franks

The remains of a large Byzantine-era church has been found during highway construction in Israel. The 16-meter-long (52 feet) church

Byzantine monastery found in Israel

September 29th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

The remains of a walled compound which may have been used as a monastery has been found west of Jerusalem.

Byzantine mosaics found in Israel

April 16th, 2014 | by Sevaan Franks

Intact mosaics have been found on the floors of a Byzantine monastery found in the Negev Desert. These tiles have