Herod Antipas in Galilee
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Herod Antipas in Galilee the literary and archaeological sources on the reign of Herod Antipas and its socio-economic impact on Galilee by Morten HГёrning Jensen

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Published by Mohr Siebeck in Tübingen .
Written in English


  • Kings and rulers,
  • Jews,
  • Biography,
  • History

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementMorten Hørning Jensen
SeriesWissenschaftliche Untersuchungen zum Neuen Testament. 2. Reihe -- 215, Wissenschaftliche Untersuchungen zum Neuen Testament -- 215.
LC ClassificationsDS122.5 .J46 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 316, [11] p. :
Number of Pages316
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25104014M
ISBN 103161503627
ISBN 109783161503627
LC Control Number2011485401

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Although he deals with complex and detailed issues, the book is easy to read and follow because it is so well organized and well written. For anyone who wants to learn about Herod Antipas and first-century Galilee, this book is a W. Hoehner in Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society 50 (), S. Herod Antipas in Galilee: The Literary and Archaeological Sources on the Reign of Herod Antipas and Its Socio-economic Impact on Galilee | Morten Jensen | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books.   Herod Antipas ruled as a Roman client and was responsible for building projects including the capital city of Tiberius on the Sea of Galilee. Herod Antipas is the Herod mentioned most often in the New Testament, and, with the exception of Herod the Great mentioned in Luke 1 and 2, every mention of Herod in the gospels refers to Herod Antipas. Herod Antipas was a 1st-century tetrarch ("ruler of a quarter") of Galilee and Perea, known for his role in the events that led to the executions of John the Baptist and Jesus of Nazareth. He was never granted the title of king but is referred to as "Herod the Tetrarch" and "King Herod" in the 'New Testament.'.

  Herod Antipas in Galilee: The Literary and Archaeological Sources on the Reign of Herod Antipas and its Socio-Economic Impact on Galilee Paperback – 31 December by Morten H Jensen (Author)Author: Morten H Jensen. Herod as a composite character in Luke-Acts by Frank Dicken (Book) The destroyer of Jesus; the story of Herod Antipas, tetrarch of Galilee by Victor E Harlow (Book). Herod Antipas is known mostly as the Herod for whom Salome danced and who ordered John the Baptist to be beheaded. Herod Antipas ruled Galilee in Jesus’ time. He succeeded his father, Herod the Great, and served as tetrarch (appointed by the emperor Augustus to rule over one quarter of his father’s kingdom). Herod Antipas, son of Herod the Great, ruled from 4 BCE to 39 CE over the Jewish provinces of Galilee and Parea. His official title was “tetrarch” (meaning “ruler of a fourth” of his father’s kingdom). By most standards, he was just an ordinary, local, Jewish ruler, but two incidents during his reign secured him a high place in the history books.

Named Person: Herod Antipas, Tetrarch of Galilee.; Herod Antipas, Tetrarch of Galilee. Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Victor E Harlow. E-Books Holiness E-Books Herod Antipas, Tetrarch of Galilee and Peraea. By Frederick Fyvie Bruce. Chapter 3. Whether the words of Jesus refer directly to Herodias or not, there is no ambiguity about the words of John the Baptist. According to Mark. Herod’s son Herod Antipas rebuilt the palace and city as his capital in Galilee. There was a lot of work for local stonemasons and carpenters – Joseph and the young Jesus would have walked over daily from the village of Nazareth, four miles away. . Antipas was the ablest of Herod’s sons. Like his father, he was a patron of Hellenistic culture and a great builder. His chief building enterprise was the city of Tiberias on the western shore of the Lake of Galilee, which he named in honour of the Emperor Tiberius (A.D. 22).