|The Babylonian officer and the Bible
There was some excitement when it was announced in early July that a small tablet held in storage at the British Museum in London had been deciphered and found to contain a reference to a Babylonian man with the same name as one mentioned in the scriptures.
Holy Land Experience drawing bigger crowds under new ownership
ORLANDO (AP):Jesus Christ is crucified and resurrected here six days a week.Snarling Roman soldiers whip and drag him, and sombre audience members watch. Some quietly weep at a pageant bloody and cruel. It is the grand finale at the Holy Land Experience and not the attraction most tourists envision in an Orlando vacation.