Happy Mother’s Day Mothers!

Kris and I want to wish all the mothers who read this blog a robust Happy Mother’s Day! Whatever you call your mom — and here’s a good listing — wish her a happy Mother’s Day. Happy Mother’s day Mom. This is our second Mother’s Day without Kris’ mom, Betty, and we will be thinking [Read More...]

Weekly Meanderings 10 May 2014

But did they really discover Herod’s tomb? After Herod died in 4 B.C., he was buried at Herodium—but where? A few years ago, it seemed that the question was solved. Eminent Herodium archaeologist Ehud Netzer declared that he had found Herod’s impressive mausoleum. (Netzer passed away in 2010, and all of his BAR articles—including his posthumously published [Read More...]