Weekend Roundup, Part 3
Now online: Secrets of the Bible: The Fall of Jericho with Dr. Bryant Wood. (55 min)
Malerie Yolen-Cohen suggests 11 things to do in Israel that you may not have considered before.
The Holy Land Magazine is directed towards Christian tourists to Israel.
Jenkins also shares a great quote from André Parrot who writes that “knowledge gained from books is certainly not enough, for names which are not attached to any reality are nothing more than ghosts.” Read the whole paragraph (and then book your next trip, or start a fund for your grandkid).
Turkish authorities are trying to figure out how to increase religious tourism to the site of ancient Ephesus.
The LA Times provides some background on the making of the Jerusalem 3D IMAX movie.
“The Siege of Masada” premieres on March 27 on the Smithsonian Channel. The one-hour special examines the evidence behind Josephus’ account.
Gerald McDermott addresses the question of whether the land of Israel should still be significant for Christians in a chapel message DTS.
HT: Agade, Jay Baggett, Ted Weis, Charles Savelle, Wayne Stiles