By Slavoj Zizek
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It continued to be produced as late as c.  To label such an artifact—which may well end page 16 date to the second century CE—“Herodian” is thus a cavalier misapplication of terminology. It is also clearly tendentious, for (in the cases both of tombs and oil lamps) the term “Herodian” backdates later Roman evidence into earlier Roman times. Over two dozen kokhim tombs exist in the Nazareth basin.
This was the scenario, substantiated in prolix detail, which formed the backbone of The Myth of Nazareth, published almost a decade later. My CrossTalk posts on Nazareth not only challenged the received tradition but also indicted it of moral turpitude. They were (predictably) met with vociferous opposition both from academics and from the more conservative lay people on the list. Typically, each new revelation of fact was treated as fiction, and each regression to tradition as fact. I was myself accused of grotesque invention and hence of moral turpitude.
1. 2. 3. 4. The northern portion of the IMC excavation (from Fig. 5. 6. 7. 8a. 8b. Plan of Area 8 (cf. Fig. 8c. 9a. 9b. 10. 11. 12. The 2012 ‘house’ plan superimposed on the physical remains (cf. Fig. 13. 14a. 14b. 15. 16. 17. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. Plan of the Fountain Square (lower) excavation area” on page “Table 2. 6. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 1. ” on page Plates “Plate 1. The ‘expanded’ Venerated Area as currently understood by the Roman Catholic Church” on page “Plate 2. Area 4 of the IMC site viewed from the northwest” on page “Plate 3.
The Puppet and the Dwarf: The Perverse Core of Christianity (Short Circuits) by Slavoj Zizek