Herod the GreatThe Child Murderer of Bethlehem

52 min
Available from 16/04/2019 to 12/06/2019

According to Matthew’s gospel, the king of Judea Herod the Great ordered the execution of all male infants in Bethlehem around the time of the birth of Jesus. And yet contemporary historical accounts do not mention this episode. Did Herod really have these children slaughtered?

  • Director :
    • Alan Rosenthal
  • Country :
    • Israel
  • Year :
    • 2019