Around Jerusalem and the Dead Sea

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  • 1. Church of the Nativity

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    At this church marking the traditional site of the birth of Jesus, the stone exterior is crowned by the crosses of the three denominations sharing...Read More

  • 2. Milk Grotto

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    Legend has it that when Mary stopped here to nurse the baby Jesus, a drop of milk fell on the floor in this cavelike grotto and the walls turned...Read More

  • 3. Shepherds' Fields

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    Just east of Bethlehem is the town of Beit Sahour, famous in Christian tradition for the Shepherds' Fields, where herdsmen received the "tidings...Read More

  • 4. Church of St. Catherine

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    Built by Franciscans in 1882, Bethlehem's Roman Catholic parish church incorporates remnants of its 12th-century Crusader predecessor. Note...Read More

  • 5. Our Lady of the Ark of the Covenant Church

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    Built in 1924, this church is said to be on the site where the Ark of the Covenant remained for 20 years in the ancient town of Kiryat Yearim...Read More

  • 6. Qasr Al Yahud

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    This is the site where Jesus is said to have been baptized (Matthew 3:13–17), and where the Israelites crossed the Jordan River to enter the...Read More

  • 7. Rachel's Tomb

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    The Bible relates that the matriarch Rachel, second and favorite wife of Jacob, died in childbirth on the outskirts of Bethlehem, "and Jacob...Read More

  • 8. St. Mary of the Resurrection Abbey

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    The Crusaders believed that Abu Gosh was the site where Jesus revealed himself after his resurrection, and in the 12th century they built this...Read More

  • 9. Trappist Abbey of Latrun

    Religious Building/Site/Shrine

    Trappist monks have been producing wine here since the 1890s. The interior of the 19th-century abbey is an odd mix of round neo-Byzantine arches...Read More

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