Jesus spent 40 days in YeShimon, which means “Place of Desolation.”
Conflagration came within meters of historic church.
Their findings also suggest that there were more temples in the region than previously thought.
The crew may have represented a variety of religions, a rare example of ancient interfaith unity.
Archaeologists glean new insights of the ancient world.
A tour through the national park is a journey back to biblical times, where visitors can see the ancient town, complete with excavated buildings.
For centuries, the ancient Roman world went wild for rancid fish sauce.
Coins found under magnificent Jerusalem street point to construction by the local Roman governor.
High atop a cliff in the Judaean Desert, the ancient fortress was built by Alexander Jannaeus, and transformed into a monastery centuries later by Saint Euthymius
Archaeological evidence once again suggests that biblical accounts can be reliable historical sources.