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  • My Hunt for Solomon’s Temple (Ruins of the First Temple are in the South Pacific)

    03/19/2013 1:41:22 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 28 replies
    The Tablet ^ | March 19, 2013
    The Internet says the ruins of the First Temple are in the South Pacific. Matthew Fishbane went to find them.A little over a year ago, Tablet Magazine’s Matthew Fishbane was emailed a grainy video of Papua New Guinea’s Gogodala people—in grass skirts, their bodies decorated with body paint and feathers—singing the Shema, the holiest of Hebrew prayers. A few Google searches later, he’d uncovered claims that the Lost Temple of Israel is hidden someplace in the South Pacific. And so he went to investigate…