Watch Jerusalem

Hosted by Brent Nagtegaal

The Watch Jerusalem weekly audio podcast brings you news, interviews, archaeology and the Bible from on location in the Holy City. Host Brent Nagtegaal gives you the most important developments happening on the ground—and emerging from beneath it. Nagtegaal discusses archaeological evidence, old and new, that elucidates Biblical history and also looks at events in the Middle East from a Biblical perspective. Unlock the future with the Bible and the artifacts of the past every week on Watch Jerusalem.

Host Brent Nagtegaal is an archaeologist and WatchJerusalem.co.il contributor living in Jerusalem.

#6: Happy Hanukkah: President Obama Fires Final Shot At Israel

Aired Sunday, December 25, 2016   ·   10:00 AM CST   ·   51 minutes

JERUSALEM - On Friday, President Obama allowed an anti-Israel UN Security Council resolution to pass, breaking from decades-old precedent set by previous American administrations. On today's show Host Brent Nagtegaal looks at some of the possible outcomes of the vote, as well the darker motivations behind President Obama’s actions.

Earlier this year a palatial building dating to the era of King Solomon 3000 years ago was discovered in the royal city of Gezer. On the second half of today’s show host Brent Nagtegaal talks to part-time Jerusalem archaeologist Christopher Eames about his recent visit to Gezer as well as an article detailing its Biblical history.

Download: MP3 (46.8 MB)

Show Notes

What Inspires President Obama's Relationship with Israel -watchjerusalem.co.il/2016/12/01/wha…p-with-israel/

Half of Jerusalem to Fall - watchjerusalem.co.il/2016/06/28/hal…salem-to-fall/