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Archaeology, history, and society in Galilee

the social context of Jesus and the rabbis
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Trinity Press International , Valley Forge, Pa
Jesus Christ -- Biography., Galilee (Israel) -- Antiquities., Jews -- History -- 586 B.C.-70 A.D., Judaism -- History -- Post-exilic period, 586 B.C.-210 A.D., Jews -- Politics and government -- To 70 A.D., Excavations (Archaeology) -- Israel -- Galilee., Galilee (Israel) -- History., Galilee (Israel) -- Social life and cus

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Galilee (Israel), History, Israel, Gal

StatementRichard A. Horsley.
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LC ClassificationsDS110.G2 H619 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 240 p. :
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Open LibraryOL1003298M
ISBN 101563381826
LC Control Number96042950

"Archaeology, History & Society in Galilee constructs bridges of communication and engagement between the fields of archaeology and history focusing on a new understanding of Galilee a masterpiece of scholarship, completely accessible to the non-specialist general reader." —The Midwest Book Review (Midwest Book Review)Cited by:   In this book Richard A.

Horsley constructs bridges of communication and engagement between the fields of archaeology and history with a focus on developing a fuller understanding of Galilee. Horsley contends that neither the material nor the textual remains from Galilee can be adequately understood without consideration of the prevailing.

In this book Richard Horsley attempts to construct bridges of communication and engagement between the fields of archaeology and history focused on a new understanding of Galilee.

He contends that neither the material nor the textual remains from Galilee can be adequately understood without consideration of the prevailing patterns of power relations in Galilee, Palestine, and the Roman Empire.5/5(1). Archaeology, History and Society in Galilee $ pages, paperback from Trinity Press By: Richard A.

Horsley. A study of the daily life of Galilee, with emphasis on the ministry of Jesus. history This book looks at the cities constructed during the lifetime of.

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Archaeology History And Society In Galilee full free pdf books. This book reconstructs first-century Galilee from archaeological surveys, excavations, and artifacts, and provides descriptions of the material remains relevant to historical Jesus research and New Testament studies.

Drawing on his years of field experience in Galilee, Reed illustrates and society in Galilee book the archaeological record has been misused by New Testament scholars, and how synthesis of the. A new book by Uzi Leibner titled Settlement and History in Hellenistic, Roman and Byzantine Galilee: An Archaeological Survey of Eastern Galilee illuminates history and daily life in ancient Israel as seen through the lens of archaeology, specifically archaeology in the Galilee region of northern Israel.

Focusing on the archaeology of the. In this book Richard Horsley attempts to construct bridges of communication and engagement between the fields of archaeology and history focused on a new understanding of Galilee.

He contends that neither the material nor the textual remains from Galilee can be adequately understood without consideration of the prevailing patterns of power. The first chapter is an excellent summary of the history of form criticism and redaction criticism of the Gospels and its shortcomings up against the archaeological record.

Chapter two is a concise argument for the lack of settlement in the Galilee following the Assyrian conquest and for resettlement by Jews during the Hasmoneans/5(1). Galilee is one of the most evocative places in the New Testament—the area where Jesus was raised, where many of the Apostles came from, and where Jesus first began to preach.

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This free eBook focuses on several aspects of Galilee: how Jewish the area was in Jesus’ time, the ports and the fishing industry that were so central to the region, and several sites where Jesus likely stayed and. “city” (around 7,) (6) Some think that the theater ruins in Sepphoris of Galilee (only 4.

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Horlsey is Professor of Classics and Religion at the University of Massachusetts, Boston. He is author of Galilee: History, Politics, People; Archaeology, History, and Society in Galilee: The Social Context of Jesus Read more.

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Book Description Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd., United Kingdom, Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. Drawing on his years of field experience in Galilee, the author illustrates how the archaeological record has been misused by New Testament scholars, and how synthesis of the material culture is foundational for understanding Christian origins.

Get this from a library. The first Jewish revolt: archaeology, history, and ideology. [Andrea Berlin; J Andrew Overman;] -- The First Jewish Revolt against Rome is arguably the most decisive event in the history of Judaism and Christianity. The destruction of the.

Part One shows how settlement patterns and artifacts from Galilee point to close ties between Judean and Galilean Jews at the time of Jesus, and how Herod Antipas' urbanization projects at Sepphoris and Tiberias commercialized and aggravated peasant life in agrarian Galilean society. Part Two focuses on the archaeology of two Galilean sites and.

In “The Galilee Boat—2,Year-Old Hull Recovered Intact” Shelley Wachsmann details the discovery of an ancient boat from Jesus’ lifetime discovered in the Sea of Galilee. Jesus probably sailed the Sea of Galilee in a boat like this; so did Jews who fought the Romans.

Galilee: History, Politics, People by Richard A. Horsley (3 times) DK Eyewitness Travel Guides: Jerusalem & the Holy Land by DK (3 times) The Galilee in late antiquity by Lee I. Levine (3 times) Land of the Bible: The Galilee - DayLight Bible Studies DVD & Leader's Guide by Day of Discovery (2 times).

Social Conflict in Ancient Galilee. By Sarah E. Rollens. Social theory helps biblical scholars bridge the worlds of archaeology and text. In a case study, see how it illuminates life and social conflict in ancient Galilee—the backdrop of the more ›. The current archaeological findings such as ("coins"), pottery, and glass, indicate that the chronology of Magdala began in the Hellenistic period and continued until the middle Roman period.

According to historical sources, during the 4th century CE Saint Helena, mother of "Emperor" Constantine the Great arrived at the ruins of ancient Magdala and built a basilica over what she believed was. Horsley, Richard A. Galilee: History, Politics, People (Valley Forge, PA: Trinity Press International).

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Reed. This book reconstructs first-century Galilee from archaeological surveys, excavations, and artifacts, and provides descriptions of the material remains relevant to Free shipping over $ Seminar Papers, –68); Horsley maintained that both cities together had a population of 15, (Archaeology, History and Society in Galilee, 45).

2 6/30/ AM. Introduction to Galilee: Volumes 1 and 2 3. The First Jewish Revolt against Rome is arguably the most decisive event in the history of Judaism and Christianity. The destruction of the Temple in Jerusalem in 70 CE by the Roman General Titus forced a transformation in structure and form for both of these fraternal religions.

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6 Recent landmark studies include: Mark Chancey, The Myth of a Gentile Galilee, Society for New Testament Studies Monograph Series (Cambridge: Cambridge UP, ); Richard A. Horsley, Archaeology, History and Society in Galilee: The S.Greco-Roman Culture and the Galilee of Jesus, a book-length investigation of this topic, challenges the conventional scholarly view that first-century Galilee was thoroughly Hellenised.

Examining architecture, inscriptions, coins and art from Alexander the Great's conquest until the early fourth century CE, Chancey argues that the extent of.Magdala of Galilee for the first time unifies the results of various excavations of the Galilean city.

Here, archaeologists and historians of the Second Temple Period work together to understand the site and its significance to profile Galilee and the region around the lake in the Early Roman period.