Backgrounders on the Bible through Biblical Archaeology

1052-The new war and archaeology

The fighting in Israel and Lebanon is impacting archaeology, particularly on sites near the conflict zone. Some of the following information was available when we recorded this program, some was not. Todd Bolen has a good round-up at Bibleplaces.com.

REPORTS OF VOLUNTEERS INVOLVED IN ARCHAEOLOGY THIS SUMMER:
Sussita/Hippos
Sussita/Hippos
Sidon (Lebanon)
Dan, on the northern border

Hazor, in northern Israel

Also on this week’s program we gave an update on the situation with the ramp leading to the Mugrabi gate on the temple mount.

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