The Archaeology of Jerusalem: From David to Jesus (A Two-Part Series)
In the accompanying Learnerís Guide PDF, archaeologist Dan P. Cole discusses geographic, political and religious influences on Jerusalemís history. Also included are study questions, historical maps, an extensive glossary, a chronology and a bibliography.
Running time: 1.25 hours
Part I: From the Beginning to the Babylonian Destruction
Part II: From the Return of the Exiles to the World of Jesus
Ideal for classroom or home use, this intriguing DVD tells the story of the great archaeological finds from Jerusalem over the ages. Take a fascinating journey with writer, director and narrator Hershel Shanks, editor of Biblical Archaeology Review. View stunning aerial shots of Jerusalem in vivid color. See a multitude of artifacts and inscriptions, including the silver amulet containing the earliest Biblical quotation ever discovered. Plus visit on-site location shots of Herodís Temple Mount, the Jerusalem Cardo, the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, the Dome of the Rock and much more.