Little is recorded about the schism between Peter and Paul. A little more is known about the schism between East and West in the twelfth century. And there is more to understand about the sixteen century split between Roman Catholic and those called protesters (Protestants). As we explore these crucial points, we may come to understand our differences, as well as our similarites. Senior adult and disabled retiree course fee waivers apply.
Study the Assyrian Empire with emphasis on the Neo-Assyrian Period, 911 BC to 609 BC. The Neo-Assyrians destroyed the Kingdom of Israel (The Northern Kingdom successor state to David and Solomon’s Israel) of the Bible leading to the Assyrian captivity. Learn what made the Assyrian people famous; study the architecture of their palaces and temples; and discuss the elaborate structure of state bureaucracy, taxation and provincial administration, military expeditions, mass deportations, and sumptuous cult festivals. Senior adult and disabled retiree course fee waivers apply.