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Long-time Ruler of a Prosperous and Peaceful Judea Mentioned in Dead Sea Scrolls
When people hear the name Salome, they immediately think of the infamous dancing girl of the Gospels. Herod Antipas—the man Jesus denounced as a “fox”—had married his brother’s wife, Herodias. When John the Baptist denounced this illicit...
Biblical Archaeology Review, July/August 2008
Modern archaeology has a long history of colorful characters and serendipitous discoveries. Occasionally, the two go hand in hand. Or should I say, paw in paw, for some of the greatest and luckiest finds have resulted from chance discoveries...
Biblical Archaeology Review, January/February 1996
The saga of the Yonan Codex
A friend recently sent me an ad that had been prominently displayed in the April 7th issue of the New York Times Book Review. It proclaimed that the book Eyewitness to Jesus:...
Bible Review, December 1996