Discovering Physical Evidence of Biblical Daily Life – Part4

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Limestone Jars at Cana Kazrin The limestone Kosher objects: during the second Temple period and Jesus’ time, the Jews believed that stone objects remained pure despite coming into contact with impure elements. Therefore, limestone wares were commonly used by Jews including the Pharisees and Sadducees to remain pure before God. The limestone objects for Kosher […]

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Safety in Israel (part 2)

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Last week I wrote in my article Safety in Israel (part 1) about how media bias and obsession with Israel distorts perception of danger levels in Israel. I quoted a former AP reporter’s testimony which stated that mainstream media has a political agenda in their reporting (http://www.tabletmag.com/jewish-news-and-politics/183033/israel-insider-guide). In continuing the conversation with the typical inquirer […]

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