Search
 

 More From Region

 

Feast of Saint John the Baptist

  /  

July 7

The birth of St. John the Baptist in Ein Kerem is celebrated with Divine Liturgies in the Greek Orthodox Church and in the “Gorniy Convent” followed by a procession denoting then departure of the Virgin Mary back to Nazareth.

On this Page:

Mary

The birth of St. John the Baptist in Ein Kerem is celebrated with Divine Liturgies in the Greek Orthodox Church and in the “Gorniy Convent” followed by a procession denoting then departure of the Virgin Mary back to Nazareth.

Related sites worth visiting:

“Prodromos” (St. John the forerunner) Church in the Old City - one of the oldest churches in Jerusalem, holding relics of the Saint.

 

 Sites & Attractions

 
Monastery of the Silent Monks at Latrun. The site where the monastery of the silent mon...
Akhziv Beach National Park The Mediterranean beach at Akhziv has picnic grounds, a sna...
Iyun Stream (Tanur) Waterfall Nature Reserve The powerful winter flow of the Iyon Stre...
The Ghetto Fighters' House – Itzhak Katzenelson Holocaust and Jewish Resistance Heritag...
Hula Nature Reserve In spring or fall, the Hula reserve, established to protect the ...
Einot Tzukim (Ein Feshkha) At Einot Tzukim (“springs of the cliffs”), fresh and saline...
 

 Accommodations

 
The hotel is designed like an ancient castle and offers a variety of rooms and suites. ...
​The Magic Sunrise Club is a luxurious Hacienda-style resort village. Magic Sunrise Clu...
​Leonardo Boutique Tel Aviv Hotel is located in Ramat Ha Hayal next to Kiriyat Atidim w...
​Q Hotel at Poleg Beach is a brand new hotel on a green stretch of coast, offering gues...
Christian Events