Archaeology and the Old Testament: A collection of essential lectures from world renowned scholars
With topics ranging from the biblical descriptions of several gardens, including the Garden of Eden to whether or not the Bible contains verifiable historical data, these lectures are certain to educate and entertain you. You'll also hear anecdotes about one top scholar's excavations and see examples of his archaeological finds-some which he says correspond to biblical accounts. Plus a top theologian explains how archaeology is essential to properly understand the historical context of the Bible.
Run time: 4 hours
Lawrence Stager, Harvard University | Jerusalem and the Garden of Eden
Avraham Biran | Dan and Aroer
Bernhard W. Anderson | The Relevance of
Archaeology to Biblical Theology
Michael Coogan, Stonehill College | The History of the Biblical World in Recent Scholarship