How to Live as a Woman in First-Century Israel

Updated: Apr 24, 2020

So you want to be a first-century woman living in Israel! You need to make sure you fit in when you get there, right? I hope you're learning your ancient Hebrew, Aramaic, and a good smattering of Greek, as well as brushing up on your basic geography—you don't want to be confusing your Bethany and your Bethlehem's now, do you? Of course, a big part of fitting in is how easily you assimilate into the culture. I'm going to lead you through First Century Womanhood 101, where you will be primed for assimilation into your new lifestyle.


If you are not planning any time-traveling expeditions, I hope that you will find this information helpful for your Bible studies, novel writing, or simply to satisfy your curiosity!


In this series, we are going to take a look at daily life as a woman in the time of Jesus.