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BAR Tour Will Attend Jerusalem Congress on Biblical Archaeology
The response to our announcement in the last issue that the April 1984 BAR tour will include attendance at the International Biblical Archaeology Congress in Jerusalem has been surprisingly heavy. If you have not yet requested additional information about this exciting tour, fill out and return the coupon. In the meantime, we list below the schedule of the Congress and the world famous scholars who will be participating.
International Congress on Biblical Archaeology Marking the 70th Anniversary of the Israel Exploration Society
Jerusalem, April 15, 1984
Organized by: the Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities and the Israel Exploration Society
Sunday, April 1, 8 p.m.
Chairman: E. E. Urbach, President, Israel Academy of Sciences and Humanities
Greetings: H. E. President of Israel
The Mayor of Jerusalem
Session I: Biblical Archaeology Today
F. M. Cross: The Biblical Aspect
B. Mazar: The Historical Aspect