Tag: Holy Land

Footsteps of the Christian Savior

| November 20, 2012 | 0 Comments
Footsteps of the Christian Savior

Gospel Trail Christian pilgrims are flocking to the Gospel Trail, a 38.5-mile (62-km) hike that runs all the way from Nazareth down to Capernaum and includes many of the sites where the Christian Savior is said to have walked. Knowing that you are standing and walking on the same ground where the Christian Savior once stood and walked is an unbelievable […]

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Yardenit

| October 17, 2012 | 0 Comments
Yardenit

Jordan River Baptism A Jordan River baptism is a must for Christian pilgrims touring the Holy Land. Open since July 2011 to the public on a regular basis, Christian baptismal ceremonies take place on two main dates that are coordinated with the Civil Administrations officer, roughly during January and April. Great effort has been made to […]

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Jordan River Baptism

| October 17, 2012 | 0 Comments
Jordan River Baptism

Yardenit Jordan River baptism is certainly one of the most memorable experiences for Christians in the Holy Land. The most popular place for this purpose is Yardenit (Little Jordan). Here are some great tips on making the most of your spiritual dip at Yardenit. Yardenit Baptismal There is no clergy stationed at Yardenit, however you can bring […]

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Garden of Gethsemane

| October 17, 2012 | 0 Comments
Garden of Gethsemane

The Garden of Gethsemane Story The Garden of Gethsemane is a meandering, walled garden containing olive trees dating back to the time of the Christian Savior situated in proximity to the Church of All Nations. Located at the foot of the Mount of Olives, Jerusalem, the Garden of Gethsemane is certain to be a focal […]

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Basilica of the Annunciation History

| October 17, 2012 | 0 Comments
Basilica of the Annunciation History

Annunciation Church The two-tiered Basilica of the Annunciation in Nazareth marks the site of Mary’s home, where according to tradition she received the news that she was to become pregnant with the Christian Savior. The modern structure commemorating this important Christian event was built in 1969, however the site has had a long history. The earliest annunciation church […]

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