Historical Research Episodes 1-10

Episode 1:  Dayspring Dawning

NEW TESTAMENT OF THE BIBLE: Matthew 1:18; Luke 3:23-24; Luke 1:46-47; Luke 1:26-30; Luke 1:31-38

OLD TESTAMENT OF THE BIBLE: Isaiah 7:14 [c. 700 BC]; Daniel 9:25 [c. 530 BC]; Ezra 7:1, 8, 17, 22; Nehemiah 2:1, 5-6, 11; Nehemiah 3

FLAVIUS JOSEPHUS: Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 14, 16:1-4; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 15:8:4; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 15, 10:3; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 15, 10:4; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 16, 4:1-4; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 16, 7:1l Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 16, 8:1-5; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 16, 10:4-5; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 16, 11:2-7.

[Fear of Angels: I Chronicles 21:20; Matthew 28:24; Luke 1:11-13; Luke 2:9-10; Luke 24:5; Acts 10:4]

Episode 2:  Bastion of Barrenness

NEW TESTAMENT OF THE BIBLE: Luke 1:5; Luke 1:23; Luke 1:6-8; Luke 1:13; Luke 1:18-20; Luke 1:24; Luke 1:16-17; Luke 1:24-27; Luke 1:36-53; Luke 1:56-64

OLD TESTAMENT OF THE BIBLE: Psalm 89:4 [c. 1000 BC], 27; Malachi 3:21 [c. 430 BC]; I Kings 18:18; Malachi 4:5-6 [c. 430 BC]; Deuteronomy 22:1-22; Deuteronomy 23:2

[Scriptures quoted by Elizabeth and Mary: Psalm 34:2-3; Psalm 138:6; Psalm 71:19; Psalm 111:9; Psalm 103:17; Psalm 98:1-3; Psalm 107:11; Isaiah 40:10]

Episode 3:  Two Fathers, One Son

NEW TESTAMENT OF THE BIBLE: Matthew 1:1-2, 6, 16; John 1:1-3, 14a; Matthew 1:18; John 6:42; Matthew 1:18-23

OLD TESTAMENT OF THE BIBLE: Deuteronomy 22:13-14, 20-21; Deuteronomy 24:1; Isaiah 7:14 [c. 700 BC]

Episode 4:  Walking Tall

NEW TESTAMENT OF THE BIBLE: Matthew 1:24; Luke 2:1-3; Luke 1:6; Luke 2:7; Matthew 1:25; Luke 2:7; Matthew 2:1, 9, 11

OLD TESTAMENT OF THE BIBLE: Isaiah 53:3, 7 [c. 700 BC]; Micah 5:2 [c. 700 BC]

FLAVIUS JOSEPHUS: Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 8, 1 and 2

Episode 5:  Glory of the Ordinary

NEW TESTAMENT OF THE BIBLE: Luke 18:11-12; Matthew 21:12-13; Luke 4:18-19; Luke 2:8; Matthew 18:30; Luke 2:9-15; John 11:38; Luke 2:16; Luke 2:19; Hebrews 2:14-20; Romans 10:2-3

OLD TESTAMENT OF THE BIBLE: I Samuel 17:34; Jeremiah 50:6; Zechariah 10:3; Nehemiah 12:39; Ezekiel 34:2-4; Isaiah 40:9 [c. 700 BC]; I Samuel 22:1; I Samuel 23:13, 29; I Samuel 24:3; Micah 5:2 [c. 700 BC]

HERODOTUS, Bk. II, 47:164

WILKINSON, Ancient Egyptians, Bk. II, 444

Episode 6:  Flaming Hope with a Flickering Candle

NEW TESTAMENT OF THE BIBLE: Luke 2:36-37; Romans 8:28; Luke 2:37; Mark 14:55; Luke 2:25-26; Luke 2:5, 13; Luke 2:36; Luke 2:21-38

OLD TESTAMENT OF THE BIBLE: I Chronicles 28:11-13; Numbers 6:2, 8; Zechariah 6:11, 13 [c. 475 BC]; Zechariah 6:13; Leviticus 12:6-8

FLAVIUS JOSEPHUS: Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 14, 4:2-4; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 14, 9:4; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 14, 13:10; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 14, 16:2; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 15, 1:2; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 15, 3:3-4; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 15, 9:3; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 15, 7:4, 7; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 15, 9:3; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 15, 11:1, 3

Episode 7:  Celestial Secrets and Star Search

NEW TESTAMENT OF THE BIBLE: Matthew 2:1-2; Luke 2:9, 13; Matthew 2:16

OLD TESTAMENT OF THE BIBLE: Esther 4:11; Daniel 2:11-13; Era 5:17; Ezra 6:1-2

THE YASHT: 10:1; 8:52ff; 33:11; 45:9; 953:3, 6; 57:4

THE ZEND-AVESTA: 8:19; 19:2; 18:27

Episode 8:  Cradle of Majesty

NEW TESTAMENT OF THE BIBLE: Matthew 2:1-3, 11; Matthew 2:4-12

OLD TESTAMENT OF THE BIBLE: Ezra 5:17; Ea 6:1-2; Jeremiah 25:1, 11; Isaiah 44:28 – 45:1, 4; Daniel 1:3-4; Daniel 2:39-48; Numbers 4:3; Daniel 9:25 [c. 530 BC]; Ezra 7:1, 6, 9; Daniel 8:10, 20-21 [c. 530 BC]; Daniel 12:2-3 [c. 530 BC]; Numbers 24:17 [c. 1400 BC]; Isaiah 9:2, 6-7 [c. 700 BC]; Isaiah 60:1-3; Ezra 7:9; Micah 5:2 [c. 700 BC]; Zechariah 6:10-13 [c. 475 BC]

FLAVIUS JOSEPHUS: Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 15, 10:4; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 15, 8:3-4; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 15, 11:7

WAYNE D. LEEPER, Star of Jacob

Episode 9: Silent Thunderbolt

NEW TESTAMENT OF THE BIBLE: Luke 1:5; Luke 2:36-38; Luke 3:19-20; Luke 3:23-24; Luke 1:6-7-22; Luke 1:62-63; Luke 1:68-69; Luke 1:2-24; Luke 1:57; Luke 1:59-63; Luke 1:67-79; Matthew 2:11; Matthew 2:16; Matthew 2:13-14; Mark 10:14-15; Matthew 2:21-23; John 1:21; Matthew 11:14

OLD TESTAMENT OF THE BIBLE: Daniel 8:17-25; I Chronicles 24:1, 10, 19; Numbers 3:46-47; Daniel 8:17-25 [c. 530 BC]; Exodus 30:7-8; Leviticus 10:13, 17; Numbers 6:2-5; Daniel 9:24-27; Zechariah 6:12-13; Genesis 17:16-17; Genesis 18:12; Malachi 3:1 [c. 430 BC]; I Samuel 18:1-3; Jeremiah 31:15 [c. 600 BC]; Hosea 11:1 [c. 750 BC]

FLAVIUS JOSEPHUS: Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 15, 2:4; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 15, 3:3; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 15, 4:1-4; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 15, 7:4, 6; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 15, 10:3; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 6, 11:2, 7; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 17, 6:4; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 17, 7:1; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 17, 6:5; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 17, 8:1

Episode 10: Archelaeus and the Boy

NEW TESTAMENT OF THE BIBLE: Matthew 2:19-23; Matthew 13:55; Luke 2:41; Matthew 2:20-22; Matthew 13:55-56; Hebrews 11:10; Matthew 13:55; Hebrews 4:14-15; Hebrews 2:18; Matthew 13:55-56; Luke 2:42; Luke 2:46-47; John 3:9-10; Luke 1:13, 26-27, 36; Acts 22:3; Galatians 1:14; Acts 5:34; Acts 5:21, 27, 35; Acts 22:4; Acts 22:68, 15-16; Luke 2:43-45; John 18:12, 24; John 19:16; Luke 2:48-51; Matthew 13:55-56; Luke 2:52

OLD TESTAMENT OF THE BIBLE: Joshua 1:1-2; Zechariah 3:8-9 [c. 475 BC]; Zechariah 6:10-13 [c. 475 BC]; Micah 4:7 [c. 700 BC]; Micah 5:2 [c. 700 BC]; Isaiah 7:14; Genesis 1:26; Zechariah 12:10 [c. 475 BC]; Deuteronomy 5:7-21; Isaiah 2:4 [c. 700 BC]; Isaiah 11:1-2 [c. 700 BC]; Micah 5:2 [c. 700 BC]

FLAVIUS JOSEPHUS: Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 16, 11:7; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 17, 7:1; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 17, 8:1; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 17, 9:3; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 17, 10:2; Antiquities of the Jews 17, 10:10; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 17, 13:2; Antiquities of the Jews, Bk. 17, 13:1