Latest Galilee Stories

2013-12-24 23:04:20

Mystery and mythology surround every aspect of Jesus' life including his conception, birth and death. While weaving a fascinating story that will resonate with all, first-time novelist Valerie Galante solves all the mysteries and debunks all the myths in The Way of Yeshua, an exquisitely researched and beautifully written novel that is sure to stir controversy. New York, NY (PRWEB) December 24, 2013 He was destined to fulfill a prophecy yet beginning with his birth, Jesus broke all...

Sea of Galilee
2013-06-11 06:10:21

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A number of significant archaeological sites are found along the shores of the Sea of Galilee, located in the North of Israel. While conducting a geophysical survey, a team of researchers from Tel Aviv University found an ancient structure deep beneath the waves of the southern Sea of Galilee as well. The research team, led by Prof. Shmulik Marco of TAU's Department of Geophysics and Planetary Sciences, stumbled upon a cone-shaped...

2010-08-03 07:00:00

BRISBANE, Australia, Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Linc Energy Chief Executive Officer Peter Bond today announced the sale of one of his Company's non-core coal tenements in the Galilee Basin in northwest Queensland to Adani Mining Pty Ltd, a subsidiary of Adani Enterprises Ltd, for $A500 million in cash and a $2 per tonne royalty (indexed for C.P.I.) for the first twenty years of coal production, creating a total cash stream of approximately $3.0 billion. Adani Enterprises, part of the...

2008-09-23 15:00:22

HAWKE'S BAY may be used for scenes of biblical proportions in a new feature film. Shooting of Kingdom Come, a film about the life of Jesus, will begin in February in locations around New Zealand, including rural Falstone in central Otago, Oamaru and Motueka. Lake Benmore near Falstone will stand in for the Sea of Galilee. The film, to be produced by Wellington's South Vineyards, will be directed by Dean Wright, a visual effects supervisor on The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch...

2008-08-29 09:00:37

By Kim Sengupta * An arid country, Israel relies on the waters where Jesus sailed to irrigate its farmland and supply its homes. But now the lake is drying up - and only drastic action will save it The 2,000-year-old fishing boat of Galilee in which, the story goes, Jesus may have sailed, is one of the most precious ancient treasures in Israel. The vessel, which draws thousands of tourists to a kibbutz in Ginosar, was discovered by chance in 1986 when the sea level dropped dramatically...

2008-08-19 12:00:35

By DANIEL GAVRON There is an element of time travel in attending the Upper Galilee chamber music festival in Kfar Blum, which ended last week. It feels as if it were taking place in a country that, for the most part, no longer exists. So for us veteran Israelis, the annual festival is much more than a week of music and drama. It is an escape to a more innocent era, a journey back into the friendly, cultured and tolerant environment of former years. For more than a week, there are...

2008-07-11 15:00:21

Israeli security forces have arrested four Israelis on suspicion of selling weapons to Palestinians, court documents said Friday. The Shin Bet security service and the Galilee District police picked up three residents of the northern village of Kafr Makr and a resident of Acre in the alleged arms sales, Haaretz reported in Jerusalem. Earlier this week, the Shin Bet announced that it had arrested two Israeli Bedouin suspected of passing strategic information to the al-Qaida terror network.

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