The University of Oxford and the Vatican Library plan “to digitize 1.5 million pages of texts from their collections and make them freely available online.”
The Saqqara Serapeum was inaugurated this week.
The Jaffa Cultural Heritage Project has received a 3-year grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities.
Hebrew University will begin offering online courses for free.
Check out Wayne Stiles’ descriptive and devotional thoughts about Tel Dan. “By providing alternative places of worship [at Dan and Bethel], Jeroboam appealed to the laziness of the human spirit.”
If you’re looking for full-color, poster-size maps of biblical history, take a look at WordAction’s Bible Teaching Maps. The $35 set includes 10 large maps and 10 reproducible charts. The maps were produced by Zondervan and Oxford University Press. They are easily mounted on foam board for display and transport.
HT: Jack Sasson, Joseph Lauer