From Roman Annexation to Herod the Great
Lecture no. 18 from the course: The Holy Land Revealed
Taught by Professor Jodi Magness | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Philosophy & Religion Courses
Witness the rise of Herod the Great—the ruthless king who governed Judea between 40 and 4 B.C.E. and who is most infamous for ordering the slaughter of the innocents in Bethlehem. It's an engrossing tale filled with court intrigue, jealousy, warfare, betrayal, and murder.