Ynetnews has a story on renovations of David’s Tomb on Mount Zion.
Leen Ritmeyer’s recent lecture on how he identified the location of Solomon’s Temple is recounted in a story in the Baptist Press.
A hoard of 1,300 silver coins apparently from the Hellenistic period have been discovered in Rafah in the Gaza Strip, announced the Hamas-run “ministry of tourism and antiquities.”
The Museum of Tolerance to be built in the Mamilla neighborhood of Jerusalem will be half the size of the original plan because of reduced sources of funding. Plaintiffs who filed suit against the
construction have lost their case and been fined by the court.
I’ve had little time this month for noting the latest stories. As time permits, I’ll continue to try to catch up.
HT: Joe Lauer and Paleojudaica