Israel Study Tour
Cultural & Historical Background of the New Testament
Let us take you into the world of Jesus, His disciples and the early Church, and show you where the New Testament stories took place. You can also see the major exhibits of archaeological treasures from the time of Jesus. Topics discussed will include: Intertestamental Literature, the Dead Sea scrolls, religious parties among first century Jews, the influence of Hellenism, Herod and his dynasty, the Great Revolt (66-70 A.D.), Jesus’ teaching in comparison to that of other Jewish teachers of his day.
A SAMPLING OF SITES INCLUDED
(PLEASE SEE DETAILED QUOTE & ITINERARY FOR FULL DETAILS)
- Caesarea Philipp
- Jerusalem: Herodian Mansions
- Jerusalem: Temple Mount
- Jerusalem: Southwall excavations
- Jerusalem: Pools of Bethesda
- Jerusalem: The Western Wall Tunnel
- Israel Museum: The Second Temple period model
- The Dead Sea Scrolls exhibit
GAIN ACADEMIC CREDIT!
Graduate and undergraduate academic credit is available for study tour participants.
It would be a pleasure to have you join us for an adventure that we guarantee will be a memorable experience.
THIS TOUR IS AVAILABLE FOR GROUP TOURS ONLY.
Please contact Sheila for information about organizing a group tour.