Deborah and Yael at Huqoq.

Times of Israel
July 8 2022 12:01AM

“One of the most beautiful treasures of the Roman era.”

Amanda Borschel-Dan
July 5 2022 12:01AM

The Madaba map.

Pnina Arad
July 6 2021 12:01AM

With photographs.

Naama Barak
Jan. 21 2021 12:01AM

Noah’s ark and the splitting of the Red Sea.

A.R. Williams
July 11 2016 12:01AM

The best of the Roman tradition.

Amir Gorzalczany
Feb. 3 2016 12:01AM

Archaeologists have uncovered a handful of synagogues from the talmudic period (ca. 70 – 600 CE), mostly in the northern parts of Israel. Some of. . .

Mike Rogoff
Jan. 28 2015 12:01AM

Now on public display at the National Gallery: a shimmering, large-scale outdoor mosaic originally created by Marc Chagall as a gift for American friends.  

Diane M. Bolz
Aug. 15 2014 12:01AM

The Maccabees against the Greeks? Alexander the Great meets the high priest? At a 5th-century synagogue in Galilee, researchers are still uncertain what they’ve found.

Ilan Ben Zion
Aug. 6 2014 12:01AM

At a fifth-century synagogue in Galilee, researchers have uncovered images not easily linked to any biblical narrative. So far, their meaning remains elusive.  

July 11 2014 12:01AM

Why do so many ancient synagogue mosaics in Israel feature pagan symbols? (2012)

Walter Zanger
Dec. 5 2013 12:00AM