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Vivid, original illustrations of life in New Testament times, maps, photographs of the Holy Land and the most significant archaeological finds of the past half-century combine to bring alive the times of Jesus in a novel and fascinating way. From the inspiring historical background of the unique period which has affected the lives of so many to the succinct, in-depth expla ...more
Paperback, 101 pages
Published July 10th 2007 by Palphot (first published February 2001)
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James Hutton
Oct 19, 2019 rated it it was amazing
Daily Life at the time of Jesus by Miriam Feinberg Vamosh presents a rich overview of the culture and circumstances in which the Lord walked the earth. It discusses many aspects of Jewish life in the first century, features a copious amount of images and illustrations, and is just over 100 pages in length.

Jesus lived among His brethren in a specific time period with a unique set of social and economic circumstances. The religion and culture in which He lived were reflected in His manner of life
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Apr 24, 2019 rated it really liked it
Many citations of Josephus. Lots of illustrations. Covers history, food, medicine, religion, travel, etc. Very good intro.
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Aug 11, 2011 rated it really liked it
"Daily Life at the Time of Jesus" gives Bible background information about daily life that helps readers better understand some things that are referred to in the gospels. The author based her information on ancient writings, the New Testament, and archeological findings. The text was accompanied by full-color maps of Israel, photographs taken around Israel and of archeological items, and illustrated artist reconstructions of daily life and buildings. There was also a timeline (with 4 B.C. for H ...more
Monica
Jul 21, 2008 rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: everyone that wants to learn about this topic.
The pictures are wonderful. They helped me to picture what Israel was like during the time of Jesus' life. I think that it is a wonderful book for adults and children. Its not too long and not too long winded.
K B
Dec 10, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Great materiel for adults and kids, alike! Worth reading. Well done in literary style, research and illustration!
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May 22, 2008 rated it liked it
Interesting and had lots of pictures and easy explanations.
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Good resource for learning what it was like in Judah and Galilee in the first century CE.
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