Uncovered days before Christmas: Remains of a home in Nazareth that Jesus would have known

The remains of the first dwelling in Nazareth that has been dated back to the time of Jesus have been unveiled - just days before Christmas.

The find that could shed new light on what the hamlet was like during the period the New Testament says Jesus lived there as a boy, Israeli archaeologists said.

The dwelling and older discoveries of nearby tombs in burial caves suggest that Nazareth was an out-of-the-way hamlet of around 50 houses on a patch of about four acres.

Read more: dailymail.co.uk/news/worldnews/article-1237532/Uncovered-days-Christmas-Remains-home-Nazareth-Jesus-known.html#ixzz0aNuLC4PQ

very interesting. thanks for posting.

Wow. That is very interesting! :cool:

Here is AP reporting on it: youtube.com/watch?v=lTxd_qebujY

i saw something about this scroll across the bottom of the tv screen the other day, but i missed the whole story. thanks for posting the two links.

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