Jun 28 2009

Ancient cave discovered

Published by Editor at 9:17 am under University in the Media

June 28, 2009  Chicago Tribune

A man stands in an underground cave that was recently discovered near Jericho. The cave, which is about 330 feet long and 131 feet wide, dates to the 1st Century, said Haifa University Professor Adam Zertal. It originally was a quarry during the Roman and Byzantine eras, then later could have been a monastery and hiding place. It is supported by 22 stone pillars, many of which are engraved with Byzantine crucifixes and other symbols.

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  1. tracyon 28 Jul 2014 at 9:00 am

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