Ancient Church Mosaic With Symbol of Jesus Uncovered in IsraelFor many other mosaics discovered in Israel, see here and links.
By Megan Gannon, News Editor | January 22, 2014 10:09am ET
Update: The article was updated on Jan. 23 at 9:55 a.m. ET to include comments from an archaeologist at the site.
Archaeologists in Israel have uncovered intricate mosaics on the floor of a 1,500-year-old Byzantine church, including one that bears a Christogram surrounded by birds.
The ruins were discovered during a salvage excavation ahead of a construction project in Aluma, a village about 30 miles (50 kilometers) south of Tel Aviv, the Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) announced Wednesday (Jan. 22). ...
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