Backgrounders on the Bible through Biblical Archaeology

1489 Daniel Schowalter – Omrit 2015 (Caesarea Philippi)

Professor Daniel Schowalter, Carthage College, describing Omrit

Professor Daniel Schowalter, Carthage College, describing Omrit

Excavations continue in the area of a Roman Temple, possibly built by Herod in honor of Augustus Caesar, just a few miles from Banias.

The results of this excavation in 2015 and previous years is increasing our understanding of the region of Caesara Philippi.

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