Lachish was one of the strongholds of Judah to hold out against Nebuchadnezzar, being reduced to a pile of charred ruins during BCE. The letters reflect the urgency of the times. Letters written by Judean troops to Yaosh, a military commander at Lachish.
A portion of the wall Nehemiah built in 445 BC. The upper portions of this wall was rebuilt by the Hasmoneans. This is located on the east side of the City of David below the palace and next to the Jebusite’s Stepped Stone Structure.
original pinner: It might not look like much, but this is the Valley of Elah, the place where David slew Goliath. That dried river bed very well could have been where David picked up the now famous stone the killed Goliath. Just imagine being there!
In Capernaum, foundations of the home where Jesus lived with Peter's family. Crowds met here to hear Jesus teach. Early on, the home underwent many changes as Christians continued to use it as a meeting place after Jesus' resurrection.