Backgrounders on the Bible through Biblical Archaeology

1217 Jaffa Gate Excavations


Archaeologists have been working on the street just inside the Jaffa Gate on the west side of the Old City of Jerusalem. On this week’s program we discuss their findings: remains of a Byzantine street and a Herodian aqueduct. We also spend some time discussing the Byzantine period, when Christians ruled the Holyland.

We’ve talked in the past about some of the exciting new discoveries in the City of David area of Jerusalem. This week CBN News has a report on two developments which we have discussed previously.

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