1 & 2 Thessalonians

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The Photo Companion to the Bible is a unique collection of digital photographs that illustrate the biblical text verse by verse.

  • PowerPoint-based resource
  • Library of images provides broad selection
  • Created by a team of professors and scholars
  • Organized by chapter and verse
  • Each chapter is illustrated by 40–115 photographs
  • Photographs of places and artifacts related to Paul’s Epistles to the Thessalonians
  • Annotations explaining the image selection and background
  • All content easily edited and adapted for your own needs
  • Free lifetime updates
  • Generous copyright permissions
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Highlights from 1 & 2 Thessalonians:
  • Photos of the archaeological remains of Thessalonica and explanations of the city’s history
  • Discussion of when the epistles were written with images illustrating Paul’s journeys
  • Examples of other ancient letters that give context to Paul’s epistolary format
  • Illustrations demonstrating the nuance of meaning behind key words in 1 & 2 Thessalonians
  • Depictions and explanations of Greco-Roman family dynamics as referenced by Paul
  • Examples of the ambient cultural immorality facing Paul’s audience
  • Photos illustrating the Macedonian churches cared for by the Thessalonians
  • Illustrations of Thessalonica’s local industries, most notably fishing
  • Greco-Roman examples of sleep used as a metaphor for death and artistic depictions of mourning
  • Artifacts and artwork illuminating Paul’s descriptions of the Second Coming, with discussion regarding the man of lawlessness
  • Illustrations of Paul’s (literal) tentmaking ministry and contrasting examples of idleness in Greco-Roman culture

About the authors: Dr. Christian Locatell is a Golda Meir postdoctoral fellow at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Dr. Kris Udd is a pastor and has a Ph.D. in Old Testament Archaeology from Andrews University. Dr. Steven Anderson is a career Bible scholar and teacher who earned his Ph.D. from Dallas Theological Seminary. Dr. Todd Bolen is Professor of Biblical Studies at The Master’s University.

Check out our other volumes in the series: Joshua, JudgesRuth1 Samuel, 2 Samuel, Esther, Psalm 23, Daniel, Matthew, Mark, Luke, John, Acts, Romans, 1 Corinthians, and 2 Corinthians.

Free PowerPoint download: 1 Thessalonians 5 (109 slides)

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“When I discovered the resources offered through BiblePlaces.com I was thrilled. The photos have been a tremendous help to me! They are high quality, wisely organized, and reasonably priced. As one who loves geography, history, culture, and archaeology, these images have been a tremendous blessing and have greatly enriched my ministry.”

Pastor Joel DeSelm, South Bend, IN