First Temple

What a rare French volume says about the philanthropist’s interests.

Amit Naor
Feb. 26 2020 12:01AM

Located just outside Jerusalem.

Amanda Borschel-Dan
Feb. 5 2020 12:01AM

Along with a rare piece of gold jewelry.

University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Aug. 12 2019 12:01AM

A story told by ancient bits of clay.

Daniel Shani
April 2 2019 12:01AM

The half shekel.

Amanda Borschel-Dan
Nov. 26 2018 12:01AM

A site that is also important to the history of Christianity.

Michael Bachner
Feb. 1 2018 12:01AM

A far cry from today’s propaganda.

Ilan Ben Zion
Nov. 2 2016 12:01AM

A 7th-century-BCE note about wine?

Jim Davila
Oct. 28 2016 12:01AM

Solomon builds it for the Lord, but the Lord is not so impressed.

Feb. 11 2016 12:01AM

Along with a Byzantine church.

Ruth Shuster
Jan. 11 2016 12:01AM

Ancient tablets reveal a new perspective on Jews exiled after the fall of the First Temple.

Lawrence Schiffman
March 16 2015 12:01AM

The tenth day of the Hebrew month of Tevet (this year, January 1), is one of the more obscure and poorly understood dates on the. . .

Jeffrey Woolf
Dec. 31 2014 12:01AM

For many years, the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) has maintained that an ivory pomegranate with a Hebrew inscription is a forgery, while other scholars have. . .

Hershel Shanks
Oct. 7 2014 12:01AM

A First-Temple-era column, whose location has been kept secret until this week, is less interesting than the ancient water system in which it was discovered.

Noah Wiener
Jan. 16 2014 12:00AM