Story of Mesada

The Story of Masada – the siege and its symbolic meaning

What is the story behind Masada and why is it so symbolic to the Jewish people? If you plan a visit there, make sure you read this article beforehand!...

Dead Sea Mystery

Dead Sea Mystery: what is special about the Dead Sea?

The lowest place on Earth also holds many secrets and has played an important role throughout the history of the peoples of the area. If you are curio...

Sermon on Lot’s Wife Looking Back

Who was Lot? What happened to Lot's wife? What's the connection to Sodom and Gomorrah? If you've always wanted to learn more about the story of Lot an...

Qumran Caves

What are the Dead Sea Scrolls? Find out More about Qumran Scrolls

The Dead Sea Scrolls hail from a remarkable period in Jewish history, spanning the 3rd century BCE to the 1st century CE. This falls within the Second...

History of the Dead Sea

History of the Dead Sea

From 1835 to the early 20th Century learn about the history of the dead sea. First explorations of the Dead Sea in the Modern Era Prior to the 19th Ce...