Cultural & Historical Background of the NT Tour

 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)

Nazareth, Tiberias (new excavations), Capernaum, Caesarea Philippi, Bethsaida, Masada,  Jerusalem (including the Herodian Mansions, Temple Mount, Southwall excavations, Pools of Bethesda, the Western Wall Tunnel), the Second Temple period model at the Israel Museum and 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.

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