Tagged: Day 12

Jerusalem

About: Jerusalem, the current capital of Israel, is located in southern half of Israel west of North end of the Dead Sea. Jerusalem has been the center of Israelite religious life since the first temple...

Church of St. Peter in Gallicantu

About: The Church of St. Peter in Gallicantu commemorates the events of Peter’s denial of Jesus inthe courtyard of the High Priest and his subsequent repentance.  A church was originally built on this spot...

Church of the Redeemer

About: Built from 1893 to 1898, the Lutheran Church of the Redeemer is the second Protestant church built in the old city of Jerusalem. It is property of the Evangelical Church in Germany. It...

Jerusalem Archaeological Park

About: The Jerusalem Archaeological Park is a series of archaeological sites in and around the old city of  Jerusalem. The archaeological work being done includes the area south of the Temple Mount, the Kidron...

City of David

About: Today the City of David is a major archeological site, thought to be the place where Kind David built his palace and established his temple. It was very narrow and rose steeply on...

Hezekiah’s Tunnel

About: Hezekiah’s Tunnel is a 1750-foot tunnel carved during the reign of Hezekiah to bring water from one side of the city to the other. It is considered one of the greatest works of...