Ophel


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Ophel

(ō`fəl), hill in ancient Jerusalem. In the Bible, it was the dwelling place of Nethinim.
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It was among the 34 bullae found during Mazar's 2009 Ophel excavations, one of them belonging to Judean king Hezekiah, who ruled in the early seventh century B.
The original Hebrew text of the Book of Samuel uses two words to describe the plague's pathology, namely techorim (tumor) and ophel (boil), both appropriate for bubonic plague.
Summary: Police allege Alex Ophel sprung from his seat during a class in Canberra on Friday morning and approached the female lecturer with the bat
The discovery of Hezekiah's royal seal impression in the Ophel excavations "vividly brings to life the Biblical narratives about King Hezekiah, and the activity conducted during his lifetime in Jerusalem's Royal Quarter," says the Hebrew University.
Gershon Galil, a professor of ancient history and biblical studies at the University of Haifa, told Fox News that the Ophel inscription - 3,000-year-old characters found in Israel in July - is the earliest alphabetical written text ever found in Jerusalem and proves the real basis behind parables and stories in the world's most famous book.
The carving was discovered on a clay jug in the Ophel area, near the southern wall of the Temple Mount, by a Hebrew University archaeological team headed by Dr.
SARDI Sustainable Systems Research Chief Dr Kathy Ophel Keller said the DNA soil technology would be very useful in assessing the risk of yield loss from common pathogens which collectively wipe off an estimated $80 million each year in value from Australia s potato crop.
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Bird JR, Davie RF, Chivas AR, Fifield LK, Ophel TR (1991) Chlorine-36 production and distribution in Australia.
2:4 thus Behold, the Ophel it is satisfied with him [Babylon], And Zedekiah, in his steadfastness would survive] (10)
We will visit the Ophel Archaeological Gardens and continue to the Western (Wailing) Wall.