Latest VALLEY OF ELAH Stories
The southernmost ruins of a large palace extending across an area of 3,200 square feet have been uncovered by researchers from Hebrew University (HUJI) and the Israel Antiquities Authorit (IAA).
Prof Gershon Galil of the Department of Bible Studies at the University of Haifa has identified Khirbet Qeiyafa as â€œNetaâ€™imâ€, which is mentioned in the book of Chronicles.
Archaeologists in Israel have reported the finding of the oldest known Hebrew text in a fortress city overlooking a valley where the Bible says David slew Goliath.
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- (in plural) Money; cash.