Photo: Dominic Buettner for the New York Times
A three-foot-tall tablet with 87 lines of Hebrew that scholars believe dates from the decades just before the birth of Jesus is causing a quiet stir in biblical and archaeological circles, especially because it may speak of a messiah who will rise from the dead after three days.
I don't know; so often this stuff turns out to be a hoax. The article is very interesting and apparently the authenticity of the find has not been challenged yet. Check it out!