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Archaeologists Find 2,700-Year-Old Seal Of Jerusalem Governor

On Monday, archaeologists revealed they had unearthed a small clay seal they believe belonged to the governor of Jerusalem 2,700 years ago during the late First Temple period, IFL Science reports. “This is the first time that such a sealing is found in an authorized excavation. It supports the biblical rendering of the existence of a governor of the city in Jerusalem 2,700 years ago,” Dr. Shlomit Weksler-Bdolah said n a statement released by the Israel Antiquities Authority.”It supports the biblical rendering of the existence of a governor of the city in Jerusalem 2,700 years ago.” – Shlomit Weksler-Bdolah There are two references to a governor of Jerusalem in The Bible. The first,…