Kingdom of David
The Gifts of the JewsStreaming Video - 2009
Beginning with 1st- and 2nd-century Judaism, this program examines the struggle to reinvent the religion of Moses and David after the Roman annihilation of the Temple. Viewers learn about a number of Jewish uprisings-including the Bar Kochba rebellion and the bloody retribution it triggered-as well as the eventual Jewish Diaspora in which millions fled to Europe, Africa, and Asia, carrying their culture and faith with them. The rise of Christianity is also studied.