Travel Blogs from Nazareth
... mother. Here, also, is the spot the angel Gabriel appeared to Mary. We finally met our bus and continued another 6 miles north to the town of Cana. This is the traditional site of Jesus's first miracle, the changing of water into wine at a wedding feast. We went into the "Wedding Church" there and Fr Tony read several accounts of the miracle. Then he had a surprise- he renewed the wedding vows of the three married ...
... wings (halls and rooms, many which are still being excavated) built around a broad open central courtyard. What an interesting and informative morning and we weren't aware that Akko existed 2 days ago.
Next stop - Kafir Yasif (an Arab town in the North District of Israel). Iris had told us about a pastry shop that made Kunefe. What a treat! Even for me who doesn't have a sweet tooth, I found it yummy. We then set off for Qeshet Cave near the Adamit Forrest. ...
... about him spread through the whole of Judea and all the surrounding country.
Jesus must have had some really worn out feet from all the traveling he was doing from village to village. When he arrived in the village of Nain he had just taken the journey from Capernaum, where he had just healed the centurions ...
... here in
your hometown as well.” And he said, “Truly, I say to you, no prophet is
acceptable in his hometown. But in truth, I tell you, there were many
widows in Israel in the days of Elijah, when the heavens were shut up
three years and six months, and a great famine came over all the land,
and Elijah was sent to none of them but only to Zarephath, in the land
of Sidon, to a ...
... the river up to their waists and are immersed 3 times in the waters. Singing and prayers are a part of the ceremony.
We next visited the church built on the summit of the hill near where Jesus is thought to have given the sermon on the mount and fed the crowd with the loaves and fishes. That sermon focused on the eight beatitudes ( do you remember them?). The church design is unique in that it is ...
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