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Philippe Berger,

Professor of Hebraic, Chaldaic, and Syriac Languages and Literature, Collège de France; Member of the Académie des Inscriptions et Belles Lettres, Paris, France.

SILOAM INSCRIPTION – The inscription on the Siloam conduit; the earliest long ancient Hebrew inscription that has been found at Jerusalem—one may even say in Palestine—and so far the only really important one. It commemorates the digging of the...