Tag Archives: Sea of Galilee

Israel: Bible scenes uncovered in ruins of ancient Synagogue

On a hill above the Sea of Galilee, archaeologists have discovered one amazing fifth-century floor mosaic after another.

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Israel: Archaeology proving Bible’s credibility

With over 20,000 excavation sites, 1 million artifacts and 600 volunteers annually, archeology in Israel is digging up hard evidence confirming the credibility of the Bible.

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Israel: Drought warning as Jordan River reaches record low

Israel is on the cusp of a major drought with authorities reporting the water flowing from the northern portion of the Jordan River into the Sea of Galilee is at a record low.

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Israel: Winter storm brings precious rain blessing to Kenneret

Israel was soaked with precipitation across the country , raising the Sea of Galilee four centimeters over the weekend.

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Swimming across the Sea

By Marney Blom As the early morning dawn awakened the sky over the Sea of Galilee last Saturday, 12,000 eager swimmers took the plunge. For 61 years Israelis of all ages have made the annual trek to what is known in Hebrew as the Kinneret, to participate in the 1.5 km or 3.5 km swims […]

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Israel: Ancient pollen yields dramatic finds at Sea of Galilee

Israeli researchers uncover link between drought and the rapid decline of ancient civilizations, using pollen samples from under water.

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Israel: ‘Monumental’ mystery under Sea of Galilee

Scientists probe an underwater puzzle where Jesus walked on the water.

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Israel: Sea of Galilee rises 78 centimeters in one week

The Sea of Galilee, Israel’s largest single source of fresh water, rose by 78 centimeters (30.7 inches) over the past week, with another 50 centimeters expected over the coming days.

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Israel: Sea of Galilee rises by 7 inches in a day

The rise sets a 10-year record for December.

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Israel: Sea of Galilee rising, highest level in 4 years

Israel’s recent five-day winter storm – replete with snow, rain and high winds – has caused the drought-stricken lake’s water level to rise 1.5 meters since the beginning of winter.

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Canadians prayer-walk across Israel

Eight Canadians trek a gruelling 450kms across Israel’s arid backwoods in 17 days; all to pray for the land and its people.

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