Discover Column of Capper Naum Synagogue
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Discover Column of Capper Naum Synagogue

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Capper Naum, the Palestine village often referred to in the New Testament, was the scene of another archaeological discovery made by the Franciscan Order when a column of an old synagogue bearing Hebrew inscriptions was excavated.

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