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The Good Samaritan Museum

Good Samaritan Inn

  The museum at the Good Samaritan Inn archeological site by Ma’ale Adumim is the only mosaic museum in the country and one of only three in the world. The Inn of ...

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Coptic Orthodox Parishes in Jerusalem

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The Coptic Orthodox Church The term “Copt” comes from the Greek word “aegiptos,” meaning “Egyptian”. The establishment of the Coptic Church is attributed to St. Mark the Apostle in the ...

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Emmaus

Emmaus - Nicopolis

The main road from the ancient port of Jaffa to Jerusalem followed the route of Route 433 slowly climbing up the central mountain range of Israel by way of the ...

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Kathisma

Kathisma

The ruins of the Church of the Seat of Mary known as the Kathisma Church remain unredeemed despite their important archaeological and religious value. Had not a bulldozer accidentally uncover mosaic ...

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St. Peter in Gallicantu

Nablus Gate and Cardo

The Church of St. Peter in Gallicantu has a surprise for tourists of all faiths: A Catholic shrine, a model of Byzantine Jerusalem and a panoramic view of modern Jerusalem. The ...

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Syrian Chapel in Holy Sepulchre

Holy Sepulcher

Holy Sepulchre Politics You think Israeli politics is confusing? Wait till you visit the Church of the Holy Sepulchre in the Christian Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem. Different Christian ...

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Alexander Nevsky Church

Alexander Nevsky

Imagine naming a church after a general! There is such a church, a Russian Orthodox church right here in Jerusalem. The Church of Saint Alexander Nevsky is one of the ...

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Sisters of Notre Dame de Sion

Ecce Homo

While visiting the Sisters of Notre Dame de Sion you “time travel” back Herodian Jerusalem and Hadrian’s Aelia Capitolina. Authentic, ancient artifacts reveal the secrets of how Roman soldiers spent ...

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