Archaeologists disagree on whether the highway running over Tel Beth Shemesh should be expanded or not. That was the plan when a salvage dig was initiated several years ago, but now one of the responsible
The Jerusalem Post reports on the legal dispute over the building next to the Upper Room. An ancient monastery adjacent to where, according to Christian tradition, Jesus ate the Last Supper, has turned into a
This article will set some to thinking about how their tour itineraries will change. Others will wonder how this might play into the fulfillment of the “battle of Armageddon.” From the Jerusalem Post: A battle
In the category of “why-didn’t-I-think-of-that,” the “Israel Land Development Corporation” is now offering plots of land in Israel for sale online. Without leaving the comfort of your own home or having to sign closing papers, you
One of the simultaneously best and worst experiences of my life was hiking the Israel Trail. I led a group of intrepid adventurers on a 120-mile hike, beginning in Dan and concluding in Caesarea (skipping
The BiblePlaces Blog provides updates and analysis of the latest in biblical archaeology, history, and geography. Unless otherwise noted, the posts are written by Todd Bolen, PhD, Professor of Biblical Studies at The Master’s University.