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E18: Pontius Pilate: A Roman Prefect

The Great Courses Presents: Jesus and His Jewish Influences | Jesus and His Jewish Influences

Following the death of Herod the Great, there began a period of direct Roman administration of Judea under prefects, the most famous of whom was Pontius Pilate, who would later oversee the trial of Jesus. Learn the historical backstory of both this figure and another contemporary of Jesus, Herod Antipas.