Category: Jerusalem

Shalom! Gethsemane

Gethsemane

Shalom! Continuing our journey in Israel, if you missed my earlier posts, check out Shalom! Israel. On our first morning in Jerusalem, we visited the Garden of Gethsemane, one of the scared places dearest to Christians.  The word “Gethsemane” originates from the Hebrew expression Gat Shemen, which means “olive press”.  The Garden of Gethsemane is

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Shalom! Jerusalem

Jerusalem

Shalom! Continuing our journey in Israel, if you missed my earlier posts, check out Shalom! Israel. Departed from Masada, we have finally arrived at Jerusalem, the place of the Passion and Crucifixion of Jesus, the City of Peace, our last stop of our Israel, Holy Land visit. I felt excited and emotional as I anticipated

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