Programs and Activities

Course: Assyria, Babylon and Israel Political, Cultural and Ideological Contacts

Course: Assyria, Babylon and Israel Political, Cultural and Ideological Contacts

Opens: October 21
for 10 sessions, Wednesdays, 16:30 – 19:00

A Biblical scholar and an Assyriologist come together for a one-of-a-kind course that examines the fateful encounter between the kingdoms of Israel and Judah and the Assyrian and Babylonian empires.Two leading scholars from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Dr. Ronnie Goldstein, Department of Bible, and Mr. Elnatan Visert, Bible and Ancient Near Eastern Civilizations at the School for Overseas Students, will explore the links between inscriptions, Assyrian and Babylonian history and prophets as well as Biblical literature during that period.

Prices: 960 NIS, teachers and pensioners: 890 NIS, BLMJ Members: 790 NIS

For further information and registration: ariella@blmj.org, 02-5611066 ext. 0

All Museum programs are subject to change.