Daily Archives: July 21, 2011

Archaeologists Discover High Priest’s Bell?

Archaeologists have discovered a rare gold bell during an excavation in the City of David National Park in Jerusalem. Arutz Sheva, Israel National News, has the report: Archaeologists have discovered a rare gold bell with a small loop at its end. The … Continue reading

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Emotional Archbishop Speaks of ‘shame’ of Irish Child Abuse Cover-ups

The Archbishop of Dublin has launched an emotional attack on church leaders in Ireland over the cover-up of child abuse. The Telegraph reports: A visibly upset Dr Diarmuid Martin said he was “angry, ashamed and appalled” at the behaviour of his … Continue reading

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On the Front Page of the Newspaper

Today was this photo: The leopard attacks a forest guard at Prakash Nagar village near Salugara, on the outskirts of Siliguri, India, after it had strayed into a village and attacked several villagers. I found more photos (10) online are here. Crazy … Continue reading

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MEGA-Iraq

Middle Eastern geodatabase for heritage: (CNN) – Known to many as the “cradle of civilization,” Iraq is a treasure trove of important archaeological sites including Babylon, Ur and Nimrud. Yet hostile circumstances on the ground have left the country’s antique … Continue reading

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Stop the Disneyfication of the Holy Land

It’s the Archbishops of Canterbury and Westminster:

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