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Israel

See the freshly unearthed mosaics from a 5th-century Israeli synagogue

The site of Huqoq continues to reveal aspects of Jewish life in Late Antiquity.

Israel plans to construct a cable car in Jerusalem

The project has been criticized as a detriment to the ancient aesthetic.

The biblical Bethesda pool: Myth or reality?

For centuries, the existence of a pool with five porches in Jerusalem was deemed fictional. But a German archaeologist proved John was referring to a real place when writing about the Miracle of …

New evidence discovered near Jordan River could corroborate Book of Exodus

Archaeologists try to trace the footsteps of ancient Israelites as they fled from Egypt.

Jewish husband and wife to be first married couple knighted by the Vatican

The founders of the Pave the Way Foundation have sought to improve relations between religions

Israel is welcoming visitors with these new tourist attractions

Investments in its infrastructure are expected to make travel to the Holy Land more convenient and enjoyable.

8 Incredible relics from the Holy Land that St. Helena might have found

And why the reality of these relics highlight a fundamental spiritual truth.

A Franciscan monastery near the Jordan River re-opens after area is cleared of land mines

The monastery of the Franciscan missionaries serving the Holy Land was abruptly shut down in 1968 after the outbreak of war between Israel and Palestine.