You may remember when the Bible tells us that the Apostle Paul was shipwrecked on Malta. This Mediterranean island has both a rich biblical and Jewish history – and many tourists have recently flocked to the island to learn more. When the Tablet’s Alyssa Pinsker took a tour of Malta thanks to a new tourism program that introduces visitors to Malta’s Jewish heritage, she learned that Jews have in fact lived here since biblical times.
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According to Jewish tradition, stone can never be ritually impure, so stoneware was popular among Jews in the Roman era. Watch now to see what archaeologists have to say about the site where this stoneware was produced during Jesus’ time!
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