The Earliest Churches
Lecture no. 1 from the course: The World's Greatest Churches
Taught by Professor William R. Cook | 34 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Travel Courses
In visiting this iconic church of the Holy Land, trace the history of the building and of the medieval reconstruction we see today. Study the church’s unusual structure, incorporating the “aedicule” believed to be the site of Jesus’s burial and resurrection, as well as individual chapels reflecting events of the passion of Christ.