Website On Religion - Topic: Archaeology - 36 results

"The Jerusalem Archaeological Park, Israel’s most important antiquity site, reaches the Temple Mount on the north, the slope of the Mount of Olives and the Kidron Valley on the east, and the Valley of Hinnom on the west and the south. This exceptional area which has captivated the world’s imagination throughout history, has been designated as an archaeological park and open museum."
This site, related to a Library of Congress exhibition, "describes the historical context of the scrolls and the Qumran community from whence they may have originated; it also relates the story of their discovery 2,000 years later. In addition, the exhibition encourages a better understanding of the challenges and complexities connected with scroll research."
This site offers information about an ongoing archaeological dig site in Israel. The director of the project is Prof. Ron Tappy of Pittsburgh Theological Seminary.
This site offers information about the academic programs and field work of the Institute.