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Below the streets of Jerusalem’s Old City lies the Praetorium (Matt. 17:27; Mark 15:16) where Jesus was condemned by Pontius Pilate. Located at the beginning of the Via Dolorosa, this is one of the most memorable stops a Christian can make in the Holy City.
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Below the streets of
lies the Praetorium (Matt. 17:27; Mark 15:16) where Jesus was condemned by Pontius Pilate. Located at the beginning of the
, this is one of the most memorable stops a Christian can make in the Holy City.
Over it, in the nineteenth century, the Sisters of Zion built a convent, incorporating the arch said to have been where Pontius Pilate presented Jesus to the people and said “here is the man” (John 19:5). Little did the sisters know that in the coming years, the deeper they dug beneath their convent, the more remains would emerge of this gigantic fortress, built by Herod the Great. Visitors can see a large cistern covered by a later pavement etched with meaningful symbols, including the “game of the King.” Here, many pause in prayer and to recall Jesus’ mocking by the Roman soldiers at the place John called the Gabbata, or “stone pavement” (John 19:13).
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Benhaim Winery LTD
The winery was established in 1998 and it produces approximately 50,000 bottles annuall...
The winery was established in 1999 and it produces approximately 20,000 bottles annuall...
Domain de Latroun
The winery was established in 1895 and it produces approximately 300,000 bottles annual...
The winery in its present form was established in 2006, although its roots and wine mak...
The winery has been operating under its present ownership since November 1989 and it pr...
Teperberg 1870 winery
The winery was established in 1870 and it produces approximately 5 million bottles annu...
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Hilton Queen of Sheba
The hotel is designed like an ancient castle and offers a variety of rooms and suites. ...
Mount Carmel Hotel
Two buildings surrounded by a large yard with rich vegetation and a pine grove. The lob...
Dan Panorama Haifa
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