55:29 — The Catholic Church uses all of its might to try and silence Luther, including accusations of heresy and excommunication.
56:04 — Conflict erupts between Jews and Romans when Pompeii enters Judah in 63 B.C.
56:04 — Ezra reads the Bible to illiterate Judeans in 458 B.C.; the Maccabees defend their religious freedom.
55:34 — Rabbis struggle to reinvigorate Judaism after the Romans destroy temples; the rise of Christianity.
55:30 — Spread outside Judea by missionaries like Peter and Paul, the Jesus movement caught on quickly among Jews and non-Jews around the Roman Empire.
56:04 — In 586 B.C., exiled Israelites write down stories of Judah.