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Ring with Pilate’s name found at archaeological site in West Bank

November 30, 2018

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CWN Editor's Note: The ring, discovered five decades ago, has only recently been deciphered. The Israeli Exploration Journal published an article (Vol. 68/2) stating that “this ring might have belonged to Pontius Pilatus, the prefect of the Roman province of Judaea, or to a person in his administration, either a Jew or a pagan.”

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