When Experts Dug Up A Parking Lot In Jerusalem, They Unearthed An Awe-Inspiring Religious Artifact

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Archaeologists in Jerusalem have dug themselves into a stunning remnant of the past, a house from the 6th century BC. There’s much to see, from burnt wooden beams to split pillars to shattered crystal floors. So, it’s all the more surprising that they happen to notice a tiny piece of clay etched with a few words that mean so much to Christians the world over.