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Caesarea Maritima

Jeffrey A. Blakely

Caesarea Maritima

the pottery and dating of vault 1 : horreum, Mithraeum, and later uses

by Jeffrey A. Blakely

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Published by Edwin Mellen Press in Lewiston, NY .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Caesarea (Israel),
  • Israel,
  • Caesarea.
    • Subjects:
    • Excavations (Archaeology) -- Israel -- Caesarea,
    • Pottery, Ancient -- Israel -- Caesarea,
    • Caesarea (Israel) -- Antiquities,
    • Israel -- Antiquities

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJeffrey A. Blakely ; with contributions by Marvin E. Bennett ... [et al.] ; Fred L. Horton, editor.
      SeriesThe Joint Expedition to Caesarea Maritima. Excavation reports ;, vol. 4, Excavation reports / American Schools of Oriental Research, Joint Expedition to Caesarea Maritima (Series)., vol. 4., Excavation reports.
      ContributionsHorton, Fred L.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS110.C13 B55 1987
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 268 p. :
      Number of Pages268
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2729872M
      ISBN 100889463778
      LC Control Number86023906

      Caesarea became the chief port of Palestine and is mentioned many times in the book of Acts (; ; ). Philip the evangelist minister here, and Peter preached to gentiles in the home of the Centurion, Cornelius. Because Caesarea was the residence of the procurator, it was also the place of Paul's trial (Acts ff).   Caesarea Maritima Caesarea played an important role in the history of early Christianity. It was here that according to the book of Acts, there was the baptism of the Roman centurion Cornelius (Acts , ) and all your family.

      Introduction. Caesarea Maritima was a port city built by Herod the Great in 22 BCE on the site of the Hellenistic period anchorage known as Strato’s Tower. Herod named the city and its harbor (Sebastos) in honor of Augustus Caesar, his patron. In , the Joint Expedition to Caesarea Maritima (JECM) made an application to the Department of Antiquities, Israel, for permission to re-excavate a location known to have been excavated prior to the JECM’s original twenty-year license.¹ One location in particular was the focus of the application: the site north of the Crusader.

        Caesarea Maritima is a city rich in history—biblical history and church history. Today it is a national park in Israel, but previously it was one of the most important cities in Judea. Herod the Great built his palace there, and in A.D. 6 it became the administrative capital for the. Return to Israel Site List Caesarea Maritima – images (51x) Click on the photos to see them enlarged Caesarea Maritima – images (51x) Return to Israel Site List.


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Caesarea Maritima by Jeffrey A. Blakely Download PDF EPUB FB2

Caesarea Maritima (“by the sea”) was the scene of other significant events for Christians: • It was the headquarters of Pontius Caesarea Maritima book the Roman procurator set out for the Passover festival in Jerusalem, where he sentenced Jesus to death.

• Here the apostle Paul was imprisoned for two years and preached to the last of the Herods, King Agrippa II, who said that if he were to.

This deluxe volume contains 40 papers from an international symposium - held on January- on Caesarea Maritima, a celebrated Jewish, Roman, and Early Christian city. Climaxing a major excavation campaign inthe book treats the city's archaeology, history, and culture comprehensively, from urban development and economy to epigraphy, sculpture, and ceramics.3/5(1).

Related Websites. Caesarea: From Roman City to Crusader Fortress (Israel MFA) Contains sections highlighting the Roman, Byzantine, Arab, and Crusader periods in the history of the site.

Includes several pictures alongside relevant text. A copy of this page is available at the Jewish Virtual Library.

Caesarea Maritima () Features informative links within the text to other relevant. The Theological Library of Caesarea Maritima was a key center of knowledge for early Christian thinkers and theologians. It’s widely believed that the Theological Library of Caesarea Maritima was founded Caesarea Maritima book the first few years of the 3rd century.

At the start, it would have just been an unorganised collection of works gathered by [ ]. The name Caesarea Maritima is used to distinguish it from the well-known Caesarea Philippi, located northeast of the Sea of Galilee. Originally, Caesarea Maritima was the site of an old dilapidated town known as Strato’s Tower, but Herod transformed it between the years of 21 B.C.

to 9 B.C. into a magnificent harbor city and renamed it in. According to Josephus Flavius, events in Caesarea triggered the Great Jewish Revolt against the Romans ( CE). Now on the next day, which was the seventh day of the week, when the Jews were crowding apace to their synagogue, a certain man of Cesarea, of a seditious temper, got an earthen vessel, and set it with the bottom upward, at the entrance of that synagogue, and sacrificed birds.

Caesarea, with its ultra-modern port, its colossal Temple of Augustus, and its Roman theater (still in use today), was Herod’s baby, his masterpiece.

The. At Caesarea, Govaars worked as assistant surveyor/architect inand then as head surveyor/architect in and She was first introduced to E.J. Vardaman in while working on her Master’s thesis titled “A Reconsideration of the Synagogue Site at Caesarea Maritima, Israel” (Drew University,unpublished copyright Author: E.

Jerry Vardaman. Caesarea Maritima book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This deluxe volume contains 40 papers from an international symposium - 4/5(1). Caesarea National Park - Israel This was our second visit to the Caesarea National Park, north of Tel Aviv in Israel.

Our first trip there had been about five or six years ago and we had only been able to view a very small portion of the park/5(K). Caesarea Maritima. This ancient port sits lies on the Mediterranean some 66 miles northwest of Jerusalem. In the first century, Augustus Caesar conquered this Phoenician harbor, once called Strato’s Tower, and granted it to King Herod.

In exchange for the gift, Herod named it Caesarea. Caesarea (/ ˌ s ɛ z ə ˈ r iː ə, ˌ s ɛ s ə ˈ r iː ə, ˌ s iː z ə ˈ r iː ə /) (Arabic: قيسارية ‎, Hebrew: קֵיסָרְיָה), Keysariya or Qesarya, often simplified to Keisarya, and Qaysaria, is a town in north-central Israel, which inherits its name and much of its territory from the ancient city of Caesarea Maritima (Greek: Council: Hof HaCarmel.

The book, most appropriate for a specialized audience, makes an important contribution to the study of the cult of Mithras in the eastern empire and serves as an appropriate tribute to Robert Bull's many years dedicated to study of the remains of Caesarea Maritima."Price: $ Caesarea, Hebrew H̱orbat Qesari, (“Ruins of Caesarea”), ancient port and administrative city of Palestine, on the Mediterranean coast of present-day Israel south of is often referred to as Caesarea Palaestinae, or Caesarea Maritima, to distinguish it from Caesarea Philippi near the headwaters of the Jordan ally an ancient Phoenician settlement known as Straton’s.

Book Description: This volume presents the numismatic results from nineteen seasons of fieldwork by the Joint Expedition to Caesarea Maritima ( and ). The expedition recovered just over 8, coins, of which about 2, were datable between BC and AD Caesarea Maritima – Roman Seat of Power In about 13 B.C.

Caesarea Maritima (Caesarea of the Sea) became the seat of power for the Roman praefecti of the Judaea province, and the capital was fully transferred here after the destruction of Jerusalem in 70 A.D. Eventually, about A.D., the city was renamed to Caesarea Palaestina and remained. Caesarea Maritima Museum: Address, Phone Number, Caesarea Maritima Museum Reviews: //5(27).

OCLC Number: Notes: Spine title: Excavations at Caesarea. Description: xi, pages: illustrations ; 28 cm. Contents: Archaeological exploration of Caesarea: past and present / L.I. Levine --The main excavation area: description and stratigraphy / E. Netzer --Ceramic remains: Pottery of the 8thth centuries (strata ) / N.

Brosh --The pottery from the late Byzantine building. Photographs of Caesarea Maritima, Israel book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. In E. Jerry Vardaman worked as an assistant Ratings: 0. Caesarea Maritima was built and dedicated by Herod the Great in the year 10 BC, after twelve years of construction, and established as the main port city of the land.

He built it in a Hellenistic fashion as it possessed a theater, amphitheater, hippodrome, temples, and a man-made port of breakwaters, docks, and quays which could harbor over six.

Caesarea Maritima is perhaps one of Israel’s most famous attractions. Its ruins are located by the sea-shore of Israel about halfway between Tel Aviv and Haifa.

It is the site of one of the most important cities of the Roman World, the capital of the province of Judaea. The city was founded between 22 and 10 BC.Caesarea Maritima (“by the Sea”) is one of the most important cities in the Roman World, and a Crusader fortress along the road from Acre to Jerusalem.

Home > Sites > Sharon > Caesarea Maritima (overview). Contents: Background. History. Photos * Crusaders Fortress * Roman city Biblical. Aerial Video. Links. Background: Caesarea Maritima (“by the Sea”) is located on the shore in the.Caesarea.

It was from Caesarea that the province of Judea, later the province of Syria-Palestina, was governed without interruption for the next six centuries, that is, during the Roman and Byzantine Periods—until the Moslem conquest in /40 A.D. Caesarea figures prominently in several events in The New Testament.

In the book of Acts it is.