Backgrounders on the Bible through Biblical Archaeology

1098 – Temple Mount Archaeology Controversies


More controversies related to archaeology and the Temple Mount in Jerusalem. There’s construction reportedly taking place on the Temple Mount once again, in this archaeologically sensitive area, with no archaeological oversight. And the ramp leading to the entrance of the Temple Mount has also been the source of dispute, due to the archaeologically sensitive areas that it covers.

For some additional background on the Mughrabi Gate story, see Leen Ritmeyer’s blog.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s