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.
The earring may have been worn by a Greek or a local “Hellenised Jew.”
This "new" mosaic will be another featured piece of the new museum.
Women are part of an exciting new initiative in the place where Lazarus rose from the dead.
The discovery sheds more light on the relationship between Christians and Muslims during the early Islamic period.
Jewish village thrived under Christian rule in the 5th century.
For 800 years, the Holy Land Franciscans have been entrusted with a sacred duty: guardianship of the most precious sites of the Christian faith.
A faithful archaeologist is at odds with his secular peers.
The Jewish people find their cultural identity by tracing their ancient dietary traditions.
Following Trump action on Iran nuclear deal, Israel fears increased hostility against it