Course examining the historical background from the time of Herod until the Bar Kokhbar Revolt (132 BC - 135 BC)


1. Herod the Great

The reign of Herod the Great (37 BC - 4 BC)

2. Roman Emperors

Roman Emperors during the time of the New Testament (Augustus - Domitian)

3. Procurators

Roman Procurators from AD 6 until the Jewish revolt in AD 66

4. Jewish War

The Jewish Revolt AD 66 - Destruction of Jerusalem AD 70

5. Jewish Resistance

From the siege of Masada AD 73 until the Bar Kokhbar Revolt (132 - 135)

The courses are given as a learning and teaching aid. Teachers still need to work to prepare courses for their own individual needs.

Old Testament History Powerpoint Presentations will be updated continuously.

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