Introduction by M. J. Dubois, O.P. This luxuriously illustrated volume is intended for pilgrims and visitors to Jerusalem, the Way of the Cross - the Via Dolorosa, and the 14 Stations of the Cross. It is an intelligible account of the origin, meaning and development of this pious practice.
The contents of the Bible are so closely related to the lands or cities in which the recorded events took place, and in which the documents themselves were written, that it helps greatly to know something about those lands and cities.
This heavily illustrated guide takes us through the history of Nazareth of the Gospels and then a visit to the Basilica of the Annunciation at Nazareth and to the neighboring Galilee shrines which commemorate the Annunciation to Mary by Gabriel as well as events in the early life of Jesus.
This handsomely illustrated book is the result of the felicitous fusion of the Ritmeyers’ unique experience and training in recording and illustrating the extensive archaeological excavations around theTemple Mount that took place in Jerusalem after the Six-Day War in 1967 and their thorough knowledge of Scripture, other sources and...
16 color Holy Scripture maps This concise Bible Atlas traces the events and kingdoms from the 1st millennium BCE until Paul’s journey to Rome. The geography and history of the Ancient Near East and the lands of the Scriptures is clearly presented in sixteen easily-understood maps.
A set of full-size sheets of 12 maps and plans covering the whole Bible epoch. Specially designed as a teacher’s aid, it can be used in conjunction with Atlas of the Bible which is free with this package.
An Illustrated Guide from Bible Days to the Present The River Jordan, the largest and most important river in the Holy Land, has been of great importance, both historically and religiously, throughout the ages.