Come and ask Dr. Stavrakopoulou, professor of Hebrew Bible and Ancient Religion at Exeter University, and star of the BBC's "Bible's Buried Secrets", your qu...
Prof StavrakopoulouFancy spending 90 minutes listening to me yakking on about ancient religion and the Bible (whilst also watching me wave my arms around like I’m fending off a bee attack)?
My interview with my fellow ancient world geeks @digi_hammurabi is here 👇
Prof StavrakopoulouLike goddesses, monsters, and the living dead?
I’ll be on YouTube later today, doing a live interview and Q&A about the real religions of the Bible.
It’s on the @digi_hammurabi channel at 5pm GMT/12pm EST. You can watch live and ask me stuff here 👇
Prof StavrakopoulouI’ll be on YouTube tomorrow, doing a live interview and Q&A about the Bible’s (mis)representation of ancient Israelite religion.
It’ll be on the @digi_hammurabi channel at 5pm GMT/12pm EST. You can watch live and ask me stuff here 👇
The evangelical Green family (founders of the Bible Museum) have sued Christie’s for allegedly duping them. It caps off a charm offensive that even duped the New York Times.
Prof StavrakopoulouThe latest on the Green family’s sordid role in the trafficking of artefacts stolen from the Middle East, all destined for the family’s evangelical Museum of the Bible in Washington DC
A renowned scholar claimed that he discovered a first-century gospel fragment whose text closely matched modern Bibles. Now he’s facing allegations of antiquities theft, cover-up, and fraud.
Prof StavrakopoulouMore on the Oxford don accused of stealing & selling ancient texts to the Museum of the Bible. (Although almost as appalling is this statement in the article: ‘Christ Church is the most picturesque of the colleges that make up the University of Oxford’.)
Dr Francesca Stavrakopoulou examines how archaeological discoveries are changing the way people interpret stories from the Bible. Can we find the Garden of Eden? Bible scholar Dr Francesca Stavrakopoulou thinks so. In the final episode of her...
Dr Francesca Stavrakopoulou examines how archaeological discoveries are changing the way people interpret stories from the Bible. Dr Francesca Stavrakopoulou asks whether the ancient Israelites believed in one God as the Bible claims. She puts the...