Judaism and Synagogues under Christian Rule
Lecture no. 34 from the course: The Holy Land Revealed
Taught by Professor Jodi Magness | 32 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Philosophy & Religion Courses
As Christianity spread across the Holy Land, synagogues became increasingly larger and more elaborate in an attempt to bolster Judaism. See how this was done by peering closely at the remains of the synagogues at Capernaum, Hammath Tiberias, and Beth Alpha—as well as their (sometimes surprising) decorations.