Biblical bones

Sheler, Jeffrey L.
August 1992
U.S. News & World Report;8/24/92, Vol. 113 Issue 8, p16
Reports on the announcement last week by Israeli archaeologists that a tomb dating back to the first century A.D. could contain the bones of Caiaphas, the Jewish High Priest described in the Gospels as having handed Jesus over to the Romans for execution. The remains were found in one of 12 ornate ossuaries; The `Biblical Archaeology Review' reported the discovery; What the discovery indicates; More.


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