Sunday October 4, 2015
Israel Hayom
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Ancient church discovered at site where Ark of the Covenant once stood

Three-room church dating back to fourth century C.E., discovered in Tel Shilo in Samaria, is one of the earliest churches to be excavated in the region • Church discovered accidentally after rainfall prompts archaeologists to dig drainage ditch.

Efrat Forsher

One of the three mosaics accidentally discovered at the Tel Shilo archaeological site
Shilo (in red), where the discovery was made
Photo credit: Google Maps
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