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The holy land here is a ten year long battle that's being -- seven years in cord over the authenticity.
Of some biblical relics.
Are you real is a hoax joining us now Sasha burgers ski who is a.
Sci tech reporter for foxnews.com.
Thanks for being with -- so what are these relics.
So there are a whole bunch of them but the two that are the focus of this trial is feed James off sort -- box which is say it limestone stone box.
That hasn't inscription -- aromatic gets an ancient language similar to Hebrew.
That says Arnett is at the box out of the box yes -- says doc home.
The brother of -- And we have another relic.
That is a tablet dishonest stone and we can see and hear it now that's written in Hebrew with about fifteen -- First harmful to king Solomon's temple.
So why are these being cold forgeries.
In in -- -- day at work are -- independent.
Well whether they are authentic or not no -- 100% -- -- -- that is the problem the problem is no uncertain we have no technology currently get back and tell us.
Absolutely positively -- is real are they -- That question and the reason why people are so fascinated with this as -- They are real it it's a very big deal too many people and the world historically religiously.
James also -- -- box if it's authentic would be the first.
Piece of but real evidence artifacts that would relate to Jesus and the tablet which arm relates -- the first temple would be the only.
Artifact that we currently have.
Outside attacks from the Bible that.
Can prove the first -- existed -- who's calling them forgeries.
The Israeli government -- Israel Antiquities Authority which deals with artifacts coming in his -- They have spent ten years as you mentioned seven year criminal trial against and antiquities collector by the name of -- goal line.
Arguing in court but these were forged that wild -- stones and the box itself also wary.
Where are re all there are there extends the inscriptions were forged.
So seven -- -- tried and how that's even possible sudden you know trial but when is it -- and when will we find out the ruling.
All right now it's actually gotten to the Israeli Supreme Court because after seven years of -- trial in ten years of trying to save his were Ford's Israel Antiquities Authority.
Who declined to comment to Fox News when we reach out to them.
Are now saying oh even though we just spent a decade trying to save these were -- and this -- should go to jail he was acquitted in 2012.
We actually want artifacts in our possession because they are ancient even if they are forged there -- and.
It's an amazing story.
-- -- -- thanks so much for being with us it's interesting we'll have to see what happens and I thank -- for -- me.
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