Tag Archives: Magdala

UPDATED Visiting the Current Excavations at Magdala

I had occasion to visit Jerusalem’s Notre Dame Center the other day and received some information on the current status of the excavations at Magdala, particularly how one might arrange a visit to the site. The Notre Dame connection comes from … Continue reading

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UPDATED : The latest “synagogue” at Magdala

This started as a “comment” on Todd Bolen’s 17 June 2010 post at  http://blog.bibleplaces.com/ with welcome news of the renewed excavations at what is believed to be NT Magdala, the excavators’ call for volunteers, and the offer of free room and board, which … Continue reading

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