Tuesday, March 12, 2019

On Herod the Great

THE WORLD IS FULL OF HISTORY: Who Was the Real King Herod? (Owen Jarus, Live Science). An excellent capsule history of the life of Herod the Great.

The subheading "Did he kill Jesus?" is odd, because it doesn't fit the contents of what follows. Perhaps it should have read "Did he try to kill Jesus?"

For many past posts on Herod the Great, start here and just follow those links.

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