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Tel es-Safi - Mightier than you Might have Thought

Before I take you to the ancient Philistine city of Gath (Tell es-Safi, or תל צפית), I’d like to tell you how I got there. It all started in March 30 in New York, when I went to a symposium in the Center for Jewish History, called “In the Valley of David and Goliath: Digging up the Evidence of the United Monarchy”. 2,085 more words


What are you doing in a place like this?

“Where are you from?”

“I’m from Israel”

“Yeah, but before that”

“Like I said, I’m from Israel”

I was Born in Jerusalem, and raised in the Old City. 983 more words