History Channel's "The Bible," Produced by Mark Burnett, is Pure Propaganda

If you'd like to know what biblical scholars think then watch the following PBS programs: 1) The Bible's Buried Secrets is a two hour long program, which Hector Avalos reviewed here. 2) Watch the four hour program From Jesus to Christ. 3) See especially the BBC series hosted by biblical scholar Francesca Stavrakopoulou. Make time for this. It is excellent. Must see TV.

The Bible's Buried Secrets: The Garden of Eden:

You can watch other parts below.

Francesca Stavrakopoulou has written three important books:

1) Religious Diversity in Ancient Israel and Judah.

2) King Manasseh and Child Sacrifice: Biblical Distortions of Historical Realities.

3) Land of Our Fathers: The Roles of Ancestor Veneration in Biblical Land Claims