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By Hershel Shanks

the 1st definitive account of what students and the media are calling 'the most vital archaeological discovery' approximately Jesus and his relations.

this is often the definitive tale of the new discovery of the first–century ossuary (limestone bone field) with the legend 'James, son of Joseph, brother of Jesus', and its implications for realizing Jesus, his kinfolk (mother, father, brothers), his fans, the 1st Christians and the Jewish Christian circulate in Jerusalem that James led. This ossuary is the 1st ever archaeological discovery without delay confirming the lifestyles of Jesus, and his courting to his father, Joseph, and brother, James, who grew to become the chief of the $64000 Jewish Christian neighborhood in Jerusalem. nobody is as certified and good hooked up to recount the invention and its authentication as Hershel Shanks, whose journal first broke the tale.

"A clinical detetective tale with tremendous excessive non secular stakes."

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