in the Time of Jesus
Joachim Jeremias

Jerusalem in the Time of Jesus, written by Joachim Jeremias, a late professor at The University of Gottingen. Explore what life was like during this period.


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Learn about the economic conditions in the city of Jerusalem, the economic status, the social status, and the maintenance of racial purity. It was a strange time when Jesus would have been alive, with many cultural norms we would find unfathomable today.

Chapters Include:

  • The Industries of Jerusalem
  • The individuality of Jerusalem
  • Evidence of commerce in Jerusalem
  • The influence of Jerusalem on commerce
  • Evidence for foreign visitors in the city
  • The unique character of Jerusalem
  • The Rich, the Middle Class, and the Poor