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Archaeology

Archaeologists uncover a gate from the time of King David

This is the second city gate discovered in the Golan Heights in as many years.

Polish archaeologists discover what may be the oldest Egyptian Christian church

The team hopes the site may shed new insight into the development of Christianity.

Israeli researchers revive 5000-year-old yeast to recreate ancient beer

The team hopes to commercialize the brew so everyone can experience biblical beer.

The oldest known Christian burial site in England yields precious artifacts

Included among the treasures were the first complete remains of an Anglo-Saxon lyre ever discovered.

Pilgrim badges, the most sought-after souvenirs of medieval Christianity

Pinning one of these brooches on your hat or lapel would let everyone you met know you had visited a holy Christian site.

You can volunteer to work on a Middle-Eastern archaeological dig this summer

The Biblical Archaeology Society is helping volunteers connect with the dig that best suits their interests.

Evidence of Crusaders using biological warfare uncovered in Lebanon

The discovery offers the first evidence of a genetic link between the Crusaders and the Middle Eastern population.

Archaeologists are using 3D scanners to reveal the secrets of the Last Supper site

The holy site, known as the Cenacle, is located on the upper floor of the King David’s Tomb.

Archaeologists find menorah image on oil lamp from Jesus’ time

Discoveries at site offer insight into what life was like in 1st-century Judea, during the time of the Roman occupation of the Holy Land.

Archaeologists find seal which supports biblical account of the fall of Judah

The seal is linked to a name from the Bible, supporting the Old Testament's accounts of the fall of Judah.

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