• Child Sacrifice in Ancient Israel
    Child Sacrifice in Ancient Israel
    Among the many accusations that the prophets of the Hebrew Bible level at their contemporaries, child sacrifice is one of the most egregious […]
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  • Not just for the Birds: Pigeons in the Roman and Byzantine Near East
    Not just for the Birds: Pigeons in the Roman and Byzantine Near East
    Today we mostly think of pigeons as pests. But the thing that make pigeons a problem for us was a valuable resource […]
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  • The Bible as Tool for Learning to Evaluate Competing Voices in an Age of “Fake News”
    The Bible as Tool for Learning to Evaluate Competing Voices in an Age of “Fake News”
    “Fake news” is a problem besetting modern societies. Can learning to read the Bible carefully help us develop better skills [...]
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  • An Affair of Herbal Medicine? The ‘Special’ Kitchen in the Royal Palace of Ebla
    An Affair of Herbal Medicine? The ‘Special’ Kitchen in the Royal Palace of Ebla
    Humans have always needed a wide range of medicines, but until recently, there has been little archaeological evidence [...]
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  • Beyond the Texts: An Archaeological Portrait of Ancient Israel and Judah
    Beyond the Texts: An Archaeological Portrait of Ancient Israel and Judah
    Writing the ‘history of Israel’ has traditionally begun with the Biblical texts [...]
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  • Child Sacrifice in Ancient Israel
  • Not just for the Birds: Pigeons in the Roman and Byzantine Near East
  • The Bible as Tool for Learning to Evaluate Competing Voices in an Age of “Fake News”
  • An Affair of Herbal Medicine? The ‘Special’ Kitchen in the Royal Palace of Ebla
  • Beyond the Texts: An Archaeological Portrait of Ancient Israel and Judah
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