Lives of the Rich, Lives of the Poor
Lecture no. 12 from the course: The World of Biblical Israel
Taught by Professor Cynthia R. Chapman | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Philosophy & Religion Courses
Learn the story of Naboth’s vineyard, in which King Ahab and his wife, Jezebel, annexed land from a common man, and see what this story tells us about the monarchy and social classes. Then find out what prophets such as Amos and Isaiah had to say about living in a stratified society.