Josephus

A defender of the Jews when they were at their most unpopular.

Martin Goodman
June 18 2024 12:01AM

A new history examines the enduring legacy of the rebellion.

Barry Strauss
March 3 2022 12:01AM

In defense of the ancient writer remembered by many as a turncoat.

Steve Mason
Dec. 9 2021 12:01AM

A rabbi’s provocative thesis.

Hayyim Angel
Nov. 26 2021 12:01AM

A persimmon branch on an amethyst seal.

Times of Israel
Oct. 22 2021 12:01AM

Hordes of Jewish pilgrims came to Jerusalem and experienced the Temple’s “wow effect.”

Rossella Tercatin
Sept. 23 2021 12:01AM

The un-Jews and their forebears.

Natan Sharansky and Gil Troy
June 17 2021 12:01AM

Reinforcing Josephus’ description of events, excavations offer a window into the stratagems of the ancient Jewish resistance.

Yinon Shivtiel
March 2 2020 12:01AM

Last seen in Jerusalem.

Carl Rasmussen
April 3 2019 12:01AM

Discovered thanks to 94-year-old aerial photographs.

Robin Ngo
Aug. 27 2018 12:01AM

Elaborate Roman-style tiles.

Frankie Snyder, Gabriel Barkay and Zachi Dvira
Aug. 8 2018 12:01AM