Are These Beams From the First Temple?

photo credit: Matti Friedman/Times of Israel

Reused for millennia, discarded, forgotten, left in a padlocked storage space: these rough chunks of wood hewn from cedar, cypress, and oak up to 3000 years ago may once have been part of the First Temple. Building materials routinely were recycled throughout ancient times, but these are important because they were removed from the Al-Aqsa [Read More...]

A Small Gift For You Today

Not Jesus

We live in uncertain times. It can be difficult to know what’s true and false. Doubt reigns over so much that we hear and read and even experience. Thus, my gift to you today is the gift of certainty. It will be at least one thing you read today that you will know is true [Read More...]


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