The Archaeological Background
Korazim is a Roman and Byzantine period site located above the northern bank of the Sea of Galilee. It figures prominently in the New Testament and in the Talmud as a Jewish town.
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- Z. Yeivin, The Synagogue at Korazim; The 1962 – 1964, 1980 – 1987 Excavations, Israel Antiquities Authority Reports, Israel Antiquities Authority, 2000.
- New Encyclopedia of Archaeological Excavations in the Holy Land vols. 1-5. Ed. E. Stern; Jerusalem: Israel Exploration Society and Carta (1993-2008).