ARCHAEOLOGISTS DISCOVER MYSTERIOUS NEW DEAD SEA SCROLLS

Pravoslavie.ru - 31/12/16 New scrolls have been found on the territory of the Cave of Skulls in the mountainous area not far from the Dead Sea. Archaeologists discovered the scroll fragments, although the language in which the ancient texts are written is unknown to linguists, reports TsarGrad. So far it has been established that they are not related ...

Texts within ancient Dead Sea Scrolls finally revealed after 45 years of study

August 2015 - http://www.travelujah.com/ For the last 45 years a highly fragile mystery resembling a small piece of charcoal or two-day old dog poop has been ensconced in the bowels of the Israel Antiquities Authority here. Carbon 14 dated to c. 600 CE, the 7 cm long charred cylindrical shaped parchment was locked away in the IAA's ...

Unraveling the Dead Sea Scrolls: Six Fascinating Facts

26th September 2011 File News Click here to visit the Digital Dead Sea Scrolls Project. Until now, your chances of poring over the Dead Sea Scrolls—ancient documents so brittle that direct light would damage them—were on the slim side. But thanks to a new collaboration between Google and the Israel Museum in Jerusalem, five of the famous documents ...

Is this the first ever portrait of Jesus? The incredible story of 70 ancient books hidden in a cave for nearly 2,000 Years

By NICK PRYER 4/4/2011 The image is eerily familiar: a bearded young man with flowing curly hair. After lying for nearly 2,000 years hidden in a cave in the Holy Land, the fine detail is difficult to determine. But in a certain light it is not difficult to interpret the marks around the figure’s brow as a ...