In this video Marc Turnage discusses the significance of stoneware vessels for understanding the cultural context of the Gospels.
To learn more about ritual purity in ancient Jewish culture, check out the following Jerusalem Perspective articles:
- Ronny Reich, “Six Stone Water Jars.”
- Marvin R. Wilson, “Jewish Laws of Purity in Jesus’ Day.”
- Joshua N. Tilton, “A Goy’s Guide to Ritual Purity.”