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Posts Tagged: Dead Sea Scrolls

March 19, 2021 9:52 am

Cave of Horror: Fresh Fragments of the Dead Sea Scrolls Echo Dramatic Human Stories

On Tuesday news broke of the discovery of fresh fragments of a nearly 2,000-year-old scroll in Israel. The fragments were said to come from the...

March 16, 2021 10:23 am

New Piece of Dead Sea Scrolls Jigsaw Discovered After 60 years

Israeli archaeologists racing against treasure hunters to search caves near the Dead Sea have discovered a trove of artifacts, including fragments of a biblical text,...

June 2, 2020 12:24 pm

Hides That Reveal: DNA Helps Scholars Divine Dead Sea Scrolls

Genetic sampling of the Dead Sea Scrolls has tested understandings that the 2,000-year-old artifacts were the work of a fringe Jewish sect, and shed light...

March 18, 2020 9:41 am

Dead Sea Scrolls at Museum of Bible in Washington Discovered to Be Forgeries - What was thought to be 16 Dead Sea Scroll fragments housed at the Museum of the Bible in Washington, DC, were discovered to...

November 26, 2018 2:18 pm

The Dead Sea Scrolls Monument

In 1946 or 1947 -- no one knows for certain -- a Bedouin goatherd nicknamed Muhammad the Wolf led his flock around the cliffs lining...

October 23, 2018 10:54 am

US Bible Museum Says Five Dead Sea Scrolls Fragments Fake

The Museum of the Bible in Washington on Monday said five of its artifacts thought to be part of the Dead Sea Scrolls were fake...

December 3, 2017 6:45 pm

Germany Refuses to Recognize Dead Sea Scrolls as Israeli Property, Museum Exhibit Nixed - A Dead Sea Scrolls exhibit scheduled to take place in 2019 at the Bible Museum in Frankfurt has been cancelled after the German government...

February 8, 2017 2:03 pm

In Surprise Discovery, Israeli Archaeologists Uncover 12th Dead Sea Scrolls Cave - In a surprise discovery, Israeli archaeologists have uncovered a 12th cave that once held portions of the Dead Sea Scrolls. Hebrew University archaeologists Dr. Oren...

November 9, 2016 8:48 am

This Land Is Whose Land?

In yet another compulsive denial of Jewish history in the land of Israel, the Palestinian Authority recently announced its intention to claim ownership rights to...

November 8, 2016 9:00 am

Report: Palestinians to Demand ‘Return’ of Dead Sea Scrolls - The Palestinian Authority is reportedly preparing to demand that the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) force Israel to “return” the Dead...

February 24, 2016 1:45 pm

Dead Sea Scrolls to Be Digitized in New German-Funded Israeli Project - Israeli scientists and scholars are set to embark on a new collaborative research partnership to create a dynamic virtual work environment for the study...

August 18, 2015 10:11 am

Dead Sea Scrolls Come to California - The California Science Center is hosting a limited-time exhibition of the Dead Sea Scrolls, considered to be the most significant archaeological find of the...

July 22, 2015 9:48 am

Archaeologists Decipher Oldest Parchment Writing Since Dead Sea Scrolls - Israeli archaeologists have deciphered writing on a charred parchment that they are describing as the oldest text found since the Dead Sea Scrolls. The script written...

February 6, 2014 1:04 pm

Judaism is a Religion of Merit, Not Monarchies

One of the most important Jewish contributions to our understanding of leadership is its early insistence of what, in the eighteenth century, Montesquieu called "the...


Qatari Sheikh Submits Fifth Bid to Buy Manchester United Soccer Team From Jewish Owners

Billionaire and Qatari Sheikh Jassim Bin Hamad Al Thani submitted earlier...

‘I’m Going to Miami’ – Messi Confirms Move to MLS

Lionel Messi on Wednesday announced that he intends to join Major League Soccer...


US Government Investigating SUNY New Paltz for Antisemitic Discrimination

The US Department of Education Office for Civil Rights (OCR) is investigating State University of New York (SUNY) New Paltz to determine whether it refused to intervene when Jewish students...


‘Widening Circle of Peace:’ Israeli Officials Welcomed in Morocco

  i24 News - Israel’s National Security Advisor Tzachi Hanegbi was received by Morcco’s Foreign Minister Nasser Bourita in Rabat on Wednesday for a historic visit that symbolized growing ties between the...

Middle East

Iran Reopens Embassy in Saudi Arabia as Saudis Seek Regional Recalibration

Iran on Tuesday reopened its embassy in Saudi Arabia, marking the beginning of the end of a seven-year diplomatic freeze between the two regional rivals. The opening follows an agreement mediated...

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