Students and volunteers from Modiin, Israel, helped uncover 900-year-old crusader jewelry and learned more about their own community’s rich history! Watch now to learn more about the discovery.
Fellowship Bridge Blog - Facts and findings
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Throughout its long history, the Holy City has always captured the hearts of scholars, researchers, and Christian pilgrims. While they may not have known much about Jerusalem’s geography, that didn’t stop them from making maps. One curator, Dr. Milka Levy-Rubin, a staff member at the National Library of Israel, put together a collection of the city’s most ancient maps, showing us the many ways the Holy City has been drawn.
An ancient well was discovered from the Ottoman period by Israel Antiquities Authority as construction continues to widen a major highway in the area near Ramat Bet Shemesh.
As we remember the Six-Day War of 1967, Israel Antiquities Authority just released a few artifacts that tell us more about the 2,000-year-old battle that ended in the destruction of Jerusalem. These artifacts continue to show the historical connection between the Jewish people and the Old City.
Jews all around the world are celebrating Passover! Learn some fun facts about this special Passover bread thanks to our friends at Israel21c.