Monthly Archives: September 2016

A joyous holiday and a sad world

Arutz Sheva 17/09/16 by: Dr. Mordechai Kedar Two million Muslims will be making the obligatory pilgrimage to Mecca, known as the Hajj, this month, as mandated by the Islamic calendar. The Hajj is one of the five basic pillars of Islam, a.
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Archeologists unearth 1,500-year-old livestock stable in southern Israel

The Jerusalem Post: By DANIEL K. EISENBUD \09/08/2016

Byzantine-era structure used by monks constructed near rock-hewn cave on desert’s mountainside.

Archeologists from the US and Israel, aided by area high school students, have unearthed a 1,500-yearold livestock stable in the Negev’s Ein.
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Tiles From King Herod’s Second Temple Restored by Archaeologists

Forward – by Josefin Dolsten, September 7, 2016 (JTA) — Archaeologists working in Jerusalem have restored floor tiling that was part of the courtyards of King Herod’s Second Temple over 2,000 years ago. This was the first time archaeologists successfully.
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