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Very ordinary, don't bother
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... heated, involved powerful counterforces within the Catholic Church, and a new architect chosen, Giovanni Musi, to design what ultimately became the current Basilica of the Annunciation.
It’s a pretty good church, the national panels are great, and it’s certainly more modern in form than what Barluzzi had designed. But I would like to have seen his church here, instead, which I suspect would have been a masterpiece for the ages. ...
... Capernaum, a first century site that has even more significant Christian connection than Migdal. If Jesus preached in synagogues this would surely have been one of them, because Capernaum was Jesus adopted hometown during his ministry in the Galilee. For Jews, it is one of the oldest synagogues in the world and a beautiful columned place near the shore of the blue Sea of Galilee, the harp-shaped Lake Kineret. For Christians Capernaum is best known for its ...
... experience in a place close to here. Was delish and the pita bread was so soft. I drank pomegranate juice squeezed in front of you and it was very yummy. I just realized I didn't take any pictures of Zippori with my cellphone. But at Zippori you can see some ancient mosaic floors and they are incredible amazing. It's believed that Jesus could have worked in the construction of this place because he was craftsman and lived in the area (craftsman ...
... since 2ndC CE. A Chinese Christian tour group arrived for a mass, so I made my way to the White Synagogue.. The prevalent local building material in the 1C was black basalt. All of the earliest houses were built of it, and it is everywhere. Thus, the white limestone and Marble synagogue is definitely from the Byzantine period, but underneath its wall are the black basalt foundations of the earlier synagogue that allegedly Jesus preached at. Part of that courtyard is ...
... prehistoric habitation was there as well. We enjoyed walking around the ruins, and taking in the wonderful sunshine. We were getting tired from the sun, so we headed back to Haifa, and enjoyed a cup of tea with our baklava. In the evening we went to Ben Guiron St, below the Bahai Gardens, and enjoyed dinner at Fattoush. It is one of our favorite Arabic restos in Haifa. Sunday we are off to Tel Aviv and Jaffa for the day, and dinner at Manta Ray.
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