Todd Bolen is Associate Professor of Biblical Studies at The Master’s College. From 1996 to 2007, Bolen was an associate professor of biblical studies at the Israel Bible Extension near Jerusalem, where he taught biblical geography, history and archaeology to students in a semester-abroad program. He has graduate degrees from the Institute of Holy Land Studies (today Jerusalem University College) and The Master’s Seminary. His PhD is from Dallas Theological Seminary and his dissertation was on the Aramean Oppression of Israel during the Reign of Jehu.
The photographs accompanying his articles are from the Pictorial Library of Bible Lands, a collection of thousands of high-resolution photographs of biblical and historical sites in Israel, Jordan, Egypt, Lebanon, Turkey, Greece, and other countries. For more information about the collection, go to www.BiblePlaces.com.