You are invited to participate in a journey of the Holy Land. Sessions will be offered on Mondays from 1:00-3:00pm. This is a perfect opportunity to learn about the land of our Biblical fathers and where Christ was born, lived and died.
Presented by Professor Jodi Magness, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
(R) The 12:00pm sessions are repeated from earlier presentations.
|Mon, Feb 26||12:00pm||Pharisees & Sadducees (R) |
Discovery & Site of the Dead Sea Scrolls (R)
|Mon, Feb 26||1:00pm||Masada — Herod's Desert Palace and the Siege |
Flavius Josephus and the Mass Suicide
|Mon, Mar 5||12:00pm||The Sectarian Settlement of Qumran (R) |
The Dead Sea Scrools and the Essenes (R)
|Mon, Mar 5||1:00pm||The Second Jewish Revolt against the Romans |
Roman Jerusalem — Hadrian's Aelia Capitolina
|Mon, Mar 12||12:00pm||The Life of the Essenes (R) |
From Romas Annexation to Herod the Great (R)
|Mon, Mar 12||1:00pm||Christian Emperors and Pilgrimage Sites |
Judaism and Synagogues under Christian Rule
|Mon, Mar 19||1:00pm||Islam's Transformation of Jerusalem |
What and How Archaeology Reveals