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The Jerusalem of David and Solomon

Lecture no. 4 from the course: The Holy Land Revealed

The Jerusalem of David and Solomon

Taught by Professor Jodi Magness | 32 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Philosophy & Religion Courses

In this first lecture on the remains of the biblical City of David, comb through the fascinating remains of a scribe's house located behind a city wall; grasp the development of biblical Hebrew script; and examine rare examples of this script in a clay sealing, a piece of pottery, and a victory stele.

36 Lectures

1
Image of The Land of Canaan
The Land of Canaan
0 of 31 min
2
Image of The Arrival of the Israelites
The Arrival of the Israelites
0 of 32 min
3
Image of Jerusalem—An Introduction to the City
Jerusalem—An Introduction to the City
0 of 29 min
4
Image of The Jerusalem of David and Solomon
The Jerusalem of David and Solomon
0 of 32 min
5
Image of Biblical Jerusalem's Ancient Water Systems
Biblical Jerusalem's Ancient Water Systems
0 of 30 min
6
Image of Samaria and the Northern Kingdom of Israel
Samaria and the Northern Kingdom of Israel
0 of 28 min
7
Image of Fortifications and Cult Practices
Fortifications and Cult Practices
0 of 31 min
8
Image of Babylonian Exile and the Persian Restoration
Babylonian Exile and the Persian Restoration
0 of 31 min
9
Image of Alexander the Great and His Successors
Alexander the Great and His Successors
0 of 28 min
10
Image of The Hellenization of Palestine
The Hellenization of Palestine
0 of 30 min
11
Image of The Maccabean Revolt
The Maccabean Revolt
0 of 30 min
12
Image of The Hasmonean Kingdom
The Hasmonean Kingdom
0 of 32 min
13
Image of Pharisees and Sadducees
Pharisees and Sadducees
0 of 31 min
14
Image of Discovery and Site of the Dead Sea Scrolls
Discovery and Site of the Dead Sea Scrolls
0 of 29 min
15
Image of The Sectarian Settlement at Qumran
The Sectarian Settlement at Qumran
0 of 31 min
16
Image of The Dead Sea Scrolls and the Essenes
The Dead Sea Scrolls and the Essenes
0 of 31 min
17
Image of The Life of the Essenes
The Life of the Essenes
0 of 29 min
18
Image of From Roman Annexation to Herod the Great
From Roman Annexation to Herod the Great
0 of 31 min
19
Image of Herod as Builder—Jerusalem's Temple Mount
Herod as Builder—Jerusalem's Temple Mount
0 of 31 min
20
Image of Caesarea Maritima—Harbor and Showcase City
Caesarea Maritima—Harbor and Showcase City
0 of 30 min
21
Image of From Herod's Last Years to Pontius Pilate
From Herod's Last Years to Pontius Pilate
0 of 31 min
22
Image of Galilee—Setting of Jesus's Life and Ministry
Galilee—Setting of Jesus's Life and Ministry
0 of 31 min
23
Image of Synagogues in the Time of Jesus
Synagogues in the Time of Jesus
0 of 32 min
24
Image of Sites of the Trial and Final Hours of Jesus
Sites of the Trial and Final Hours of Jesus
0 of 32 min
25
Image of Early Jewish Tombs in Jerusalem
Early Jewish Tombs in Jerusalem
0 of 29 min
26
Image of Monumental Tombs in the Time of Jesus
Monumental Tombs in the Time of Jesus
0 of 31 min
27
Image of The Burials of Jesus and James
The Burials of Jesus and James
0 of 33 min
28
Image of The First Jewish Revolt; Jerusalem Destroyed
The First Jewish Revolt; Jerusalem Destroyed
0 of 30 min
29
Image of Masada—Herod's Desert Palace and the Siege
Masada—Herod's Desert Palace and the Siege
0 of 28 min
30
Image of Flavius Josephus and the Mass Suicide
Flavius Josephus and the Mass Suicide
0 of 30 min
31
Image of The Second Jewish Revolt against the Romans
The Second Jewish Revolt against the Romans
0 of 31 min
32
Image of Roman Jerusalem—Hadrian's Aelia Capitolina
Roman Jerusalem—Hadrian's Aelia Capitolina
0 of 32 min
33
Image of Christian Emperors and Pilgrimage Sites
Christian Emperors and Pilgrimage Sites
0 of 30 min
34
Image of Judaism and Synagogues under Christian Rule
Judaism and Synagogues under Christian Rule
0 of 32 min
35
Image of Islam's Transformation of Jerusalem
Islam's Transformation of Jerusalem
0 of 32 min
36
Image of What and How Archaeology Reveals
What and How Archaeology Reveals
0 of 33 min

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