The ASOR Presidential Address

16 Mar

By Sharon Mattila, in which she debunked especially Crossan’s views of Capernaum as a poor backwater village.


Posted by on 16/03/2013 in Archaeology, Conferences


3 responses to “The ASOR Presidential Address

  1. Craig Baugh

    16/03/2013 at 2:15 pm

    This is fantastic, Jim. Thank you so much for posting these. My wife and I will making a trip to Israel in mid-April and one of the first places we’ll visit is Capernaum.


    • Jim

      16/03/2013 at 2:19 pm

      Yes when the franciscans try to tell you it was a poor hovel you can say ‘not so fast’


  2. Daniel Ortiz

    16/03/2013 at 6:27 pm

    thanks for the pictures Jim, but could you tell the guy in front to sit down….