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Wednesday, April 26 2017

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All day
7th Annual John Paul II Pilgrimage Peace Marathon (For all)

Bethlehem - Jerusalem: Participating in the Marathon are Israelis, Palestinians and Italians.

The public is invited to register and participate.

The marathon is run from the Nativity Church in Bethlehem to the Huldah Steps in the Old City of Jerusalem.

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In the Valley of David and Goliath

A mysterious city with two gates, that existed 3,000 years ago, was discovered in Khirbet Qeiyafa, in the Elah Valley. Who were its inhabitants - Philistines, Canaanites or king David's subjects?

A new exhibition in the Bible Lands Museum, will unearth for the very first time unique finding including inscriptions, cultic shrines and more.

Until this day, the battle between David and Goliath is one of the most renowned stories, that survived through time. Now, visitor can acquaint themselves to the 3,000 year old fortified city that may be the ancient biblical Sha'arayim ( 'two gates' in Hebrew).

The exhibition will take place in the Bible Lands Museum, and is now open for visitors