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Stone and Dung, Oil and Spit: Jewish Daily Life in the Time of Jesus by Jodi Magness

Stone and Dung, Oil and Spit: Jewish Daily Life in the Time of Jesus by Jodi Magness My rating: 4 of 5 stars An archaeologist puts a few aspects of ancient Jewish life under the magnifying glass. With a strong … Continue reading

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The Cave of John the Baptist by Shimon Gibson

The Cave of John the Baptist by Shimon Gibson My rating: 3 of 5 stars This sometimes rambling account of an archaeological dig, along with side-trips and speculations on the life and teachings of John the Baptist, mostly delivers the … Continue reading

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