Tag Archives: Wine

The Wine in a Middle Bronze Age Palace in Israel

BibleX: Wine is referenced over 230 times in the Bible. So some readers might be interested in this post from the Smithsonian blog on the chemical analysis of the contents of large jars found at Tel Kabri, tentatively identified as … Continue reading

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Venezuela: Churches Running Out of Wine

The BBC reports: The Catholic Church in Venezuela has said it is running out of wine to celebrate Mass because of nationwide shortages of basic supplies. It said the scarcity of some products had forced the country’s “only wine maker” to … Continue reading

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Ancient wine

The importance that wine assumed in Judeo-Christian ritual stems from the prominent position of wine in Ancient Israel. In the Jerusalem Post: Winemaking began in the triangle of the Black Sea, the Caspian Sea and Lake Kinneret (the Sea of … Continue reading

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