Some of the Dead Sea Scrolls are online. Awesome.
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Darlings, when Oprah’s great aura shines upon you, and you want to talk about Jesus, it’s perhaps best you keep your lips zipped.
Check it out: http://thebible-onlinegame.com/
Some Christians believe that the BP oilspill was foretold in the Bible. My favorite part is that they argue the red color of the oil in photographs reminds them of blood. Hooray!
Mi zeh omer yakhvosh et hatsaddikim! Mi zeh! Mi zeh! (link)
It’s the Green Bible, made with recycled paper and with words that are nice to nature in green.
The NIV Bible, the best selling Bible translation in North America, appears bound for an update.
A team led by Professor Adam Zertal might have found Gilgal.
Dudes, quit stealing the baby Jesus.
Yosef Garfinkel’s team excavated a large shard with writing on it dated to ca. 1000 BCE. The ostracon reportedly contains the words “judge,” “slave,” and “king.” This is important for not only understanding the evolution of alphabetic writing, but also should shed light on the history of early Israel. This was a time that society [...]