Mar 28 2011

Experts: Tombs found at Jaffa excavation site not Jewish

Published by Editor at 12:55 pm under University in the Media

March 28, 2011  Haaretz

The antiquities authority based its conclusion on tests conducted by the Israeli Institute of Archaeology, and the opinion of Prof. Guy Bar-Oz, head of the archaeology laboratory at the University of Haifa…”We found tombs from three periods: the Persian, the Byzantine and the Muslim. Crosses were carved at the entrance to two tombs. Some of the funerary offerings included parts of the jaw bones of pigs, which was very common to pagan burials. Everything we know tells us that these were not Jewish burials.”

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One Response to “Experts: Tombs found at Jaffa excavation site not Jewish”

  1. Jaimeon 31 Jul 2014 at 6:36 am

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