Benjamin D. Gordon

Benjamin D. Gordon


Benjamin D. Gordon is assistant professor in Religious Studies and Rosenberg-Perlow Fellow in Classical Judaism at the University of Pittsburgh. He is the author of Land and Temple: Field Sacralization and the Agrarian Priesthood of Second Temple Judaism (2020) and coeditor of the Architecture, Stratigraphy, and Artifacts of the Western Summit of Sepphoris (2018).


Land of Israel

The Land of Israel assumed a significant role in biblical thought as territorial boundaries changed over centuries of history.