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Tombs of the Apostles: Slideshow

By History.com Staff
This week, archaeologists excavating the ancient Greco-Roman city of Hierapolis, located in southwestern Turkey, reported that they found a tomb believed to be that of St. Philip the Apostle. According to tradition, Philip died a martyr there in 80 A.D., but evidence of his grave had eluded researchers for years. Find out more about this discovery and the purported burial sites of some of Jesus’ other apostles.


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