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Ancient Magician's Curse Tablet Discovered in Jerusalem

Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

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A lead curse tablet, dating back around 1,700 years and likely written by a magician, has been discovered in a collapsed Roman mansion in Jerusalem, archaeologists report.

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Jason S (50)
Wednesday October 23, 2013, 7:57 pm
Good posting, thanks

Robert Ponce (9)
Thursday October 24, 2013, 1:23 pm
To be sure, It's always interesting when archeological digs surrender their secrets hidden for centuries. However, it needs to be noted that by the third quadrant of the third century, Christianity (as established by Jesus) had been watered down by Roman religious men that coerced Constantine to mix pagan spiritualistic teachings with Biblical ones.

Roger G (154)
Thursday October 24, 2013, 2:05 pm
noted, thanks

John w (0)
Thursday October 24, 2013, 2:55 pm
wow! i would,nt have liked to mess with kyrilla.they had great curses in those days... we've lost the knack.

Past Member (0)
Thursday October 24, 2013, 9:25 pm

Kerrie G (116)
Thursday October 24, 2013, 10:31 pm
Noted, thanks.

Rebecca D (30)
Friday October 25, 2013, 12:27 am
great :)

DaleLovesOttawa O (198)
Saturday October 26, 2013, 8:52 pm
Fascinating. Even back then there was intrigue and curses. We still are getting into trouble these days as well with various societal ills.

Suzanne L (99)
Sunday October 27, 2013, 2:57 pm
Thanks Marty. Wouldn't want to mess with Kyrilla.
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