The Archaeology Of The New Testament: The Mediterranean World Of The Early Christian Apostles, 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

The Archaeology Of The New Testament

The Mediterranean World Of The Early Christian Apostles, 1st Edition

By Jack Finegan


250 pages

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The Archeology of the New Testament is the authoritative illustrated account of what is presently known about the chief sites and monuments connected with the life of Jesus and the history of the early church. To follow the order of the New Testament, it first investigates sites connected with John the Baptist and then proceeds to Bethlehem and

Table of Contents

Illustration Credits -- Preface -- Alphabetical List of Ancient Sources -- Sources -- Chronological History -- Beginnings -- First Missionary Journey (A.D. 47–48) -- Second Missionary Journey (A.D. 49f51) -- Third Missionary Journey (A.D. 51f54) -- Shipwreck Journey (A.D. 56f57) -- In Rome (A.D. 57f59)

About the Author

Jack Finegan is professor emeritus of New Testament history and archeology at the Pacific School of Religion and has been a frequent visitor to the Mediterranean and Middle East. In addition to his first volume on the New Testament, he has written Archaeological History of the Ancient Middle East (Westview, 1979).

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HISTORY / General