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Archaeology

Where did Jesus’ first miracle really take place?

The actual location of Cana of Galilee is anything but certain.

Pilgrims find a spiritual retreat at the “Boat Chapel” by the Sea of Galilee

"He got into one of the boats, the one belonging to Simon, and asked him to put out a little from shore. Then he sat down and taught the people from the boat.”

The 12 most important symbols found in the Christian catacombs

Discover the meaning behind the drawings that adorn these ancient underground burial places.

Amid antibiotic failures, scientists search for answers in ancient remedies

The ancient druids of Ireland may have held the key to ridding the world of antibiotic-resistant pathogens.

The “Jesus Boat,” an archeological treasure from the Sea of Galilee

The 2,000-year-old fishing vessel was discovered in 1986.

Top 5 archaeological finds of 2018

A look at some of the best historical finds of the year.

The archaeological and historical evidence behind the birth of Christ

The biblical telling of the Nativity contains numerous historical references and descriptions of specific places and customs that match what we know of the time period.

Israel set to reopen Crusader fortress after 30 years of renovation

The fortress was once mentioned by the Jewish-Roman chronicler Josephus Flavius.

Church on site of Jesus’ birth uncovers mosaics dating from the 4th century

Bethlehem's Church of the Nativity is opening once again after a five-year restoration

Rome’s Catacombs witness to the Catholic faith of the early Church

Inscriptions and art found in these ancient burial places shed light on how the first Christians lived their faith.

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