Tell Hazor: Monumental building once hailed as evidence of Solomon’s prowess have been re-dated to about a century after the fabled king was supposed to have reigned. Gil Eliahu

Meet the Real King David, the One the Bible Didn’t Want You to Know About

Apparently there was a United Monarchy after all, posits biblical archaeologist Israel Finkelstein – just not under the kings Saul, David or Solomon, but centuries later under Jeroboam II

If you’ve never heard of King Jeroboam II, you’re probably not alone. He’s barely mentioned in the Bible despite ruling over a big chunk of the Levant 2,800 years ago, for no less than four decades. But you’ve...

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