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9027Re: [ANE-2] Re: High Priest sarcophagus/Caiphas

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  • Joe Zias
    Oct 9, 2008
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      Photos, no I was too busy hiding and ducking the stonesĀ  thrown from above....A day or two later the site was in filled and there is nothing but a road there today in what is called The Peace Forest' as it once was the No Mans Land between East and West Jerusalem.
      Joe

      Joe Zias www.joezias.com
      Anthropology/Paleopathology

      Science and Antiquity Group - Jerusalem
      Jerusalem, Israel

      --- On Thu, 10/9/08, Jack Kilmon <jkilmon@...> wrote:
      From: Jack Kilmon <jkilmon@...>
      Subject: Re: [ANE-2] Re: High Priest sarcophagus/Caiphas
      To: ANE-2@yahoogroups.com
      Date: Thursday, October 9, 2008, 3:32 PM











      The Caiaphas family tomb? I would bet that Joe Zias has some.



      Jack



      Jack Kilmon

      San Antonio, TX



      ----- Original Message -----

      From: "Jim West" <jwest@highland. net>

      To: <ANE-2@yahoogroups. com>

      Sent: Thursday, October 09, 2008 1:35 PM

      Subject: Re: [ANE-2] Re: High Priest sarcophagus/ Caiphas



      > Is there a photo of this tomb online?

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      >> The explanation is quite easy: as Jews were often influenced by the

      >> surrounding Hellenistic culture, on occasions they adopted Hellenistic

      >> practices and customs. This is probably a payment for Charon -

      >> Charon's obol - for ferrying the deceased across the river Styx. In

      >> Beth She'arim tombs a carving of a Charon's boat was even spotten on

      >> the limestone.

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      >> Antonio Lombatti

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      > Jim West, ThD

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      > http://sites. google.com/ site/biblicalstu diesresources/ - Biblical

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