christian archaeology

September 25, 2014 (Source: Lenta.ru)

Archaeologists excavating a site around the oldest monastery, St. George’s, in Novgorod, have discovered fragments of frescoes. The monastery is often referred to as “Yuriev Monastery“. According to Lenta.ru, the Russian Institute of Archaeology has conduced the excavations. A cathedral was raised near the monastery in the 12th century; archaeologists believe the fragments are associate with the ancient structure.

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September 25, 2014

Fresco Fragments Discovered as St. George’s Monastery, Russia

September 25, 2014 (Source: Lenta.ru) Archaeologists excavating a site around the oldest monastery, St. George’s, in Novgorod, have discovered fragments of frescoes. The monastery is often […]
September 20, 2014

Byzantine Monastery Unearthed in Israel

September 20, 2014 (Source: http://www.archaeology.org/news) Originally reported on Sept. 19 JERUSALEM—A walled compound dating to the Byzantine period has been discovered west of Jerusalem, in the […]
September 3, 2014

Vestments of St. Ambrose Undergoing Restoration

September 03, 2014 (Source: www.sciencedaily.com) Originally reported on September 02 Archaeologists from the University of Bonn, working with restorers, are preserving and studying 4th-century tunics ascribed […]
August 21, 2014

Ancient Stamp of Pat. St. Athanasius of Constantinople Discovered in Russia

August 21, 2014 (Source: http://lenta.ru) (Original reported on August 13) Scientists from the Institute of Archaeology, Russian Academy of Sciences, have found the personal stamp of […]