Bethshean: Greco-Roman influences in Israel

Some largely Gentile cities existed in the land of Israel. Although Galilee was oriented especially toward Jerusalem, Jesus had good reason to say, “Do not go on any road [leading to] Gentile” communities (Matt 10:5).

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