Village Life



Typical village during New Testament times. 

(Great People of the Bible and How They Lived)





A village house.

(Miriam Feinberg Vamosh, Daily Life in the Time of Jesus)




A village house.


A village house.


Kitchen oven.



Storage Room


Living room.  The setting of the story of the Savior's healing of a paralyzed man (Luke 5:18-26) can be seen in this picture.


Climbing up the ladder to the bedroom.


Bedroom.  Ladder entrance on the immediate left through the mat door.  A door opens to the roof of the house.  The bed is located on the right.  The setting of the parable of the friend at midnight (Luke 11:5-8) can be seen in this picture.