For the Temple: A Tale of the Fall of Jerusalem in 70 AD

by | Jul 31, 2021 | Audiobooks, Family Activities, History, Homeschool Resources | 0 comments

For the Temple

This is an exciting story built upon the ancient records left to us by Josephus!

The troubles in the district of Tiberias; the march of the legions; the sieges of Jotapata, Gamala, and Jerusalem all come to life. In this impressive and carefully-studied historic setting, you will follow a lad – John of Gamala – who passes from working in the vineyards to the service of Josephus himself! He becomes the leader of a guerrilla band of patriots, and fights bravely for the Temple in Jerusalem; and after a brief term of slavery at Alexandria, he returns to his Galilean home with the favor and approval of Titus. The fall of Jerusalem is brought to life in this classic work by G. A. Henty!

For the Temple is available on CD for $25 USD, or you can download the MP3 format for $18 USD. However, if you’re like me, you probably enjoy getting discounts and deals; so you might be interested to know that you can have the downloadable MP3 for only $7 USD if you become a member of Mr. Hodges’ Download-a-Month Club! This program helps you fill your audio library with exciting, wholesome, and historically accurate stories – even if you are on a budget. You can choose For the Temple this month; and then, next month, you can select another title of your choice. You get to download your audio stories and keep them forever; they’re yours to listen to, as many times as you want. is dedicated to encouraging and supporting the reformation and revival of the Deuteronomy 6:6-7 lifestyle in the modern Christian family. As a part of fulfilling that goal, I endeavor to share and recommend resources that will help you value the Words of God and also “teach them diligently unto thy children.” Please know that I only recommend and promote material that is Christ-honoring and family-edifying.

I hope that you’ll take a moment to check out this story from the events surrounding the Fall of Jerusalem! I’m certain that you and your family will be intrigued with this amazing narrative.

May God bless you and your family this summer!

All for the King’s glory,


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