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Archaeologists uncover 1,300-year-old church near the Sea of Galilee

Part of the mosaic flooring discovered by archaeologists in the remains of a Byzantine-era church near the Sea of Galilee.(Photo: Israel Antiquities Authority)A 1,300-year-old church has been discovered by archaeologists near the Sea of Galilee.  The church measures 12m by 36m, and may have been part of a monastery.  It was unearthed during excavations being... Read more

1,300-Year-Old Church Unearthed in Israel near Site of Jesus’ Transfiguration

1,300-Year-Old Church Unearthed in Israel near Site of Jesus' Transfiguration Archaeologists in Israel have unearthed a 1,300-year-old Christian church that is a short distance from the traditional site of Jesus transfiguration.The church, about 118 feet by 39 feet, includes ornate mosaic floors and was recently found in an excavation in the Israeli village... Read more