TV Series “The Watchman” on Ancient Tombs and Churches in Galilee

The USA television network TBN's weekly program "The Watchman" recently visited ancient Jewish and Christian monuments in the Galilee with Eldad Keynan, an expert on Northern Israel archaeological sites.  The episodes will air on Thursday, October 27 and Thursday, November 3, 2016, at 11:30 p.m. EST.  Series host is Erick Stakelbeck, Director of the Christians United for Israel Watchman Project, an initiative of "America's largest pro-Israel organization."  Episodes also can be viewed at this link.  Keynan, a published author on post-Second Temple Jewish burial rites and practices, actively researches interactions between Jews and Christians in the Ancient and Byzantine eras, and is moderator of the public Facebook discussion group, "Early Christianity and Judeo-Christianity in the Galilee" (which provides fascinating images and film clips of visits to ancient tombs).  A 2015 ASOR notice of his work is here.