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Very ordinary, don't bother
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... mañana en la mañana. ------- Caesarea it's incredible beautiful. At the Mediterranean cost, Herod the Great built a harbor. It was a beautiful piece of engineering. Majestic. But earthquakes and enemy attacks destroyed the place. Still there are some ruins and a theater where is believed that Apostle Paul had his trial. Acts 12. We got to soak our feet at the beach but I wished we could have stayed all day. I love the beach ...
... 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 ...
... his disciples often traveled between Jerusalem and Jericho. It's also where Jesus was tempted.
Before heading to our hotel on the Dead Sea to end the day, we stopped at En Gedi where Scripture tells us that David hid when on the run from Saul. It's here where David cut off a piece of Saul's robe when he went into a cave to relieve himself. En Gedi is dessert, mountainous, and a cavernous area. We saw herds of Ibex during our visit ...
... holy lands until it was destroyed by the Mamluk forces which originated from Egypt in 1291. The Ottomans took over the remnants in 1517 and rebuilt it.
We walked through the Knights' tunnel built during their occupation which provided safe transfer of goods from the port to the castle. We also visited the Knights' Halls built by the Hospitallers (a monastic military order established to treat the sick in the Holy Land). This is an extensive building complex ...
... of the fence was a village, looking peaceful and ordinary. Anat pointed to a little red panel truck driving along the road. “See that red truck?” she asked. “That’s Hezbollah delivering the mail." Her off-hand comment generated a simultaneous “huh?!” from me and Annie. Anat explained that the Lebanese government pretty much steered clear of this region since it was controlled by local militias. So Hezbollah stepped ...
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