A palace at Hazor, which was leveled by quake in the 8th century B.C.E. Gil Eliahu

Fact-checking the Book of Amos: There Was a Huge Quake in Eighth Century B.C.E.

An earthquake that ripped apart Solomon’s Temple was mentioned in the Bible and described in colorful detail by Josephus – and now geologists show what really happened

It is rare to find evidence supporting the biblical narrative. Thousands of years after the event, the causes of destruction can be hard to pinpoint. War or quake are just two possibilities that spring to mind...

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