This bone is the only skeletal evidence for crucifixion in the ancient world…

Posted March 25, 2018 10:49 am by Editor

This bone is the only skeletal evidence for crucifixion in the ancient world…

The Romans practiced crucifixion – literally, “fixed to a cross” – for nearly a millennium. It was a public, painful, and slow form of execution, and used as a way to deter future crimes and humiliate the dying person. Since it was done to thousands of people and involved nails, you’d probably assume we have skeletal evidence of crucifixion…

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