Join preeminent New Testament scholars Marcus Borg and John Dominic Crossan on location in Turkey as they trace the Apostle Paul’s footsteps throughout the Roman Empire. This 12-episode DVD study explores fresh insights into Paul’s message of the Kingdom of God, its challenge to Roman imperial theology, and the apostle’s radical relevance for today.
Filmed in High-Definition across Turkey, Greece, and Italy.
The themes for the 12 thirty-minute episodes are:
Marcus Borg – Hundere Professor Emeritus of Religion and Culture at Oregon State University. Author of over ten books including The Heart of Christianity and The First Paul, co-written with John Dominic Crossan. For nearly ten years, Dr. Borg has led an annual Pauline Pilgrimage together with John Dominic Crossan and The Rev. Cannon Marianne Wells Borg of The Center for Spiritual Development.
John Dominic Crossan – John Dominic Crossan is Professor Emeritus of Biblical Studies at De Paul University. Dr. Crossan has authored over 20 books including In Search of Paul: How Jesus’ Apostle Opposed Rome’s Empire with God’s Kingdom — a ground-breaking study on Paul co-written with archaeologist Jonathan Reed.
Eclipsing Empire Home Edition is licensed for private home viewing only, all other rights reserved. This DVD is not closed captioned and is only available in NTSC format. Unauthorized duplication, exhibition and/or distribution of this product is a violation of applicable laws and is strictly prohibited. A public-use version of Eclipsing Empire is available at Eclipsing Empire and includes downloadable resources for small group study and a Participant Reader by John Dominic Crossan.
Program Price – $39.00 USD plus shipping and handling.