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idea how they moved the stones from the quarries, nor how they cut them
so perfectly in the first place.
Drew, Noah & Dani @ Israel Museum
The Israel Museum is also the home of the Dead Sea Scrolls, the
oldest version of the bible every found. The museum has an entire wing
of the museum dedicated to these scrolls called The Shrine ...
... difference between "tourist" and "pilgrim"??
the official difference as told by our Dean of the College, Graeme
...a tourist changes the landscape he/she is in, a Pilgrim allows the landscape to change them"
... A tourist can stop and rest....not so the pilgrim!
The weather was very hot, especially on the day trips to every archeological site before, during and ...
... and not half way there I heard Sarah's voice and well the next few minutes might have been out of a cheesy chick flick. I literally started running and caught Sarah in a hug when she jumped at me. We spun around and screamed like 12 year olds in sheer joy. Then I got to hug Cath Dog and Tommy T and well the chick flick drama continued as the tears started to flow. It felt so good to have a hug from them. After the fastest catch up conversation we parted ways as they were headed back ...
... next day to hear them chant Tomb of King David: was beautiful hearing Orthodox Jews sing from the book of psalm. Never seen this much bowing and singing at the same time Coenaculum - Last supper room: underwhelming Hagia Maria sion abbey: peaceful though eerie Church of the redeemer: archeological tour was cool, climbed bell tower which was full of bird poop Church of the holy sepulchre: fascinating. It's where Jesus was supposedly crucified, died, anointed and ...
... Jerusalem. Built in 1931 over the traditional site of the House of Caiphas. Here is where Jesus was brought after he was betrayed and arrested. Here was the scene of his first trial and where he spent the entire night. It was also here where Peter denied Jesus three times. On its roof rises a golden rooster atop a black cross — recalling Christ’s prophesy that Peter would deny ...