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Below the streets of Jerusalem’s Old City lies the Praetorium (Matt. 17:27; Mark 15:16) where Jesus was condemned by Pontius Pilate. Located at the beginning of the Via Dolorosa, this is one of the most memorable stops a Christian can make in the Holy City.
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Below the streets of
lies the Praetorium (Matt. 17:27; Mark 15:16) where Jesus was condemned by Pontius Pilate. Located at the beginning of the
, this is one of the most memorable stops a Christian can make in the Holy City.
Over it, in the nineteenth century, the Sisters of Zion built a convent, incorporating the arch said to have been where Pontius Pilate presented Jesus to the people and said “here is the man” (John 19:5). Little did the sisters know that in the coming years, the deeper they dug beneath their convent, the more remains would emerge of this gigantic fortress, built by Herod the Great. Visitors can see a large cistern covered by a later pavement etched with meaningful symbols, including the “game of the King.” Here, many pause in prayer and to recall Jesus’ mocking by the Roman soldiers at the place John called the Gabbata, or “stone pavement” (John 19:13).
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Light and Sound Show at Massada (Metsada)
Light and Sound Show at the foot of Massada (Metsada) National Park, presenting the way...
Park of Olives
Park of Olives This is the home of the environmental sculpture entitled “The Olive Col...
Church of the Visitation
This church, on a hilltop in the village of Ein Karem near Jerusalem, honors the visit ...
Cave of Machpelah Tomb of the Patriarchs
The Cave of Machpelah in Hebron marks the burial ground purchased by Abraham where all ...
The winery was established in 2003 and it produces around 7,000 bottles annually. This ...
At Capernaum “walking where Jesus walked” takes on thrilling new meaning. Its famed syn...
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King David Hotel
This unique pink quartz stone building was constructed at the end of the 1920’s to be I...
The Port Inn is located in downtown Haifa, in a restored arabic building ,close to Haif...
Romantican – Wooden Cabins
posite the views of the hills of the Galilee and the Golan Heights on the Korazim Vill...
Dan Boutique Jerusalem
The Dan Boutique Jerusalem Hotel is a hotel with a contemporary interior design combini...
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