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Old Testament-era tablet discovered

Archaeologists in Turkey have found an Old-Testament era treaty written in cuneiform, dating back to the 7th century B.C.  King Esarhaddon was nearing the end of his reign in Assyria when he drafted this treaty, trying to ensure a peaceful succession to the throne, Harrison said. "It was remarkable the

Evidence supports Biblical description of Jerusalem

New archaeological evidence is supporting Old Testament descriptions of ancient Jerusalem. [Thx Saturn] An Israeli archaeologist said Monday that ancient fortifications recently excavated in Jerusalem date back 3,000 years to the time of King Solomon and support the biblical narrative about the era. If the age of the wall

Ark of the Covenant “replica” on display in Zimbabwe

A wooden object which is claimed to be a replica of the Ark of the Covenant has gone on display in Zimbabwe museum. The "ngoma lungundu" belongs to the Lemba people - black Africans who claim Jewish ancestry. They say the vessel was built almost 700 years ago from