Decoding The Ancients

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  • 2004
  • 1 Season

Three time Emmy-award winning journalist Simcha Jacobovici solves ancient mysteries and finds that history is often not what we have been led to believe.

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The Roman Army's Secret Christians
6. The Roman Army's Secret Christians
February 22, 2004
Christianity is thought of as a religion of peace. But this episode reveals something different.
Selling Christianity
5. Selling Christianity
February 15, 2004
History tells us that the Roman Emperor Constantine converted to Christianity in the 4th century. But did Christianity conquer Rome or did pagan Rome conquer Christianity?
The Lost Voyage of Jesus
4. The Lost Voyage of Jesus
February 8, 2004
There is a quaint perception that Jesus spent his entire ministry - prior to going to Jerusalem where he was crucified - in northern Israel, walking along the shores of a tiny fresh water lake called the "Sea of Galilee". But is this historical reality or theological fantasy?
Vesuvius & The Fear of God
3. Vesuvius & The Fear of God
January 2, 2004
It is commonly assumed that the Apostles Peter and Paul spread Christianity across the planet, turning a tiny religious sect into the world's largest religion. Is this possible? Can two people really have had such global influence?
The Messiah Before Jesus
2. The Messiah Before Jesus
January 25, 2004
He lived in ancient Israel, he was called the "Good Shepherd", he was killed by the Romans and he rose in three days. But he's not Jesus! Shockingly, an ancient stone tablet that has emerged from the Jordanian antiquities market seems to suggest that there was a dying and rising Messiah before Jesus.
Nails of the Cross
1. Nails of the Cross
 
In 1990, the tomb of the High Priest Caiaphas - who, according to the Gospels, sent Jesus to the cross - was unearthed in Jerusalem. Along with other artifacts, two Roman nails were recorded in the official excavation report! The nails disappeared, and the tomb has literally been covered up. A dramatic and shocking investigation ensues.
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Three time Emmy-award winning journalist Simcha Jacobovici solves ancient mysteries and finds that history is often not what we have been led to believe. Decoding The Ancients is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (6 episodes). The series first aired on January 18, 2004.

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Decoding The Ancients is available for streaming on the Syndicado website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Decoding The Ancients on demand at Amazon Prime and Tubi TV.

  • Premiere Date
    January 18, 2004