The James Ossuary may shed light on the man named Joseph who is thought to be the foster father of Jesus.
The popular Jewish holiday of Hanukkah actually has no biblical basis. Instead, it commemorates a Jewish revolt when a priestly family led followers to take back the Temple in Jerusalem.
A look at the question of whether Mary, the Mother of Jesus, really existed.
Biblical history students will find guidance for recommended Bible translations for their study.
Learn about the issues involved in Bible translation that make it hard to know which version of the Bible is best for studying Biblical history.
In Margaret A. Brucia and Gregory N. Daugherty's To Be a Roman, they present the following very basic information about the ancient Roman education.
Contents of "A Smaller History of Greece - A History of Greece From the Earliest Times to the Roman Conquest," by William Smith (1813 - 1893)
Lucius Junius Brutus was a politically important early Roman.
The Lyrics to the Latin Christmas Carol Regis olim urbe David.
The Lyrics to the Latin Christmas Carol Adeste Fideles.
The Lyrics to the Latin Christmas Carol Veni, Emmanuel.
The Lyrics to the Latin Christmas Carol Gloria in Excelsis Deo.
The Lyrics to the Latin Christmas Carol Dormi, Jesu!
A timeline showing the chronological events leading to the fall of Rome.
This is a 1911 encyclopedia entry on Abydos. Abydos was a a city in ancient Egypt.
Roman Baths and Hygiene in Ancient Rome. Hygiene in ancient Rome included baths, toiletss, cleansers, access to facilities, and high standards of cleanliness.
An A to Z glossary of Roman terms.
Hawthorne Tells the Greek Myth of Theseus and the Minotaur.
How do we know anything about King Arthur and Merlin? Is there any reason to believe King Arthur or Merlin was real?
Tables showing the family and genealogy of Achilles.
Amazons Identity Questions - Who Were the Amazons? Did the Amazons actually exist? Were the Amazons man-haters? women warriors who each cut off a breast to be better archers? Dr. Jeannine Davis-Kimball does research to uncover the answers.
The Bible story of Moses, the Hebrew giver of Jewish Law and the 10 Commandments
Etext of the Gospel According to Luke.
Saturnalia - Celebrate the Saturnalia
Civilization is said to have started in Sumer -- the land between the two rivers, the Tigris and the Euphrates.