The Dead Sea Scrolls @ 50

With William F. Albright, Yigael Yadin, Peter Flint, et. al.

A program produced in 1998 marking the 50th anniversary of the discovery of the Dead Sea Scrolls.

tags: Dead Sea Scrolls William F. Albright Yigael Yadin James VanderKam

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That the World May Know

With Ray Vander Laan

Ray Vander Laan has produced the Faith Matters video series, originally knows as That the World May Know. It's a great resource for introducing the Bible in its context and relies heavily on the discoveries of Biblical Archaeology.

tags: Ray Vander Laan video

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Historians Look at the Christmas Story

With Charles Aling & Clyde Billington

Professor Charles Aling and Professor Clyde Billington take a look at some of the historical details of the Christmas story, separating fact from fiction and tradition.

tags: Christmas Wise Men details Ketubah Aling Billington

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Agriculture in the Bible

With Oded Borowski

In this program from The Book & The Spade archives, professor Oded Borowski of Emory University discusses terracing and other ancient agricultural practices from the world of the Bible. This interview was conducted in 1990.

tags: Agriculture terracing Oded Borowski

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Sepphoris and the Mona Lisa of the Galilee, part 2

With Carol Meyers

In this 1989 interview, Duke University archaeologist Carol Meyers discusses the early years of the excavations at Sepphoris, an important first century Galilee city that overshadowed the nearby village of Nazareth. The discussion includes the discovery of one of the most beautiful ancient mosaics ever seen, the portrait of a woman that has become known as the Mona Lisa of the Galilee.

tags: Nazareth Galilee Sepphoris Mona Lisa Carol Meyers

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