James Turner Barclay: Explorer of Nineteenth-Century Jerusalem

  title={James Turner Barclay: Explorer of Nineteenth-Century Jerusalem},
  author={Jack Pearl Lewis},
  journal={The Biblical Archaeologist},
  pages={163 - 170}
  • J. P. Lewis
  • Published 1 September 1988
  • History
  • The Biblical Archaeologist
In the 1850s this American played an early role in the reopening of Palestine to Westerners. 
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“Living in a Land of Prophets”: James T. Barclay and an Early Disciples of Christ Mission to Jews in the Holy Land

In the nineteenth century the West truly rediscovered Palestine. A land many western observers had long considered fallen from its former glory was roused amid its Ottoman occupation to abide the