Excavations of Qumran’s “Cave 53” have concluded without discovering any scrolls. The Times of Israel provides a good summary of the efforts of recent years.
Bible History Daily reports on the discovery of the Roman funerary busts in Beth Shean.
There are no parallels to the bearded male head unearthed at Abel Beth Maacah, writes Naama Yahalom-Mack in a detailed description of the object.
Following an outcry, the highway over Tel Beth Shemesh will be 20 meters wide instead of 80.
Ferrell Jenkins shares his favorite photo of a fisherman casting his net into the Sea of Galilee.
John DeLancey has been posting daily for his current Biblical Israel Tour. For Day 12, they visited the City of David and the Old City.
An earthquake centered in Nazareth shook the Galilee region on Thursday night.
A record amount of snowfall on Mount Hermon has opened the site to a peak capacity of visitors.
HT: Agade, Joseph Lauer