Friday, November 7, 2014

caesarea (cont.)

seaport built by herod the great at caesarea on the mediterranean


pontius pilate stone found in caesarea

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

dead sea scroll

the isaiah scroll at the shrine of the book in jerusalem

wailing wall

the western wall (wailing wall) of the temple mount in jerusalem

damascus gate

the damascus gate in the old city of jerusalem


dome mosaic - church of the holy sepulchre in jerusalemr

Monday, November 3, 2014

holy sepulchre 2

the church of the holy sepulchre in jerusalem

holy sepulchre

the entrance to the church of the holy sepulchre


the garden of gethsemane - where the olive tree roots go back to the first century


the temple mount and dome of the rock in the old city of jerusalem

Sunday, November 2, 2014


cave #4 at qumran (where the first dead sea scrolls were found)


church of the nativity in bethlehem

Saturday, November 1, 2014

shepherds field in bethlehem

overlooking the shepherds field in bethlehem

mt. nebo (cont.)

another view from the top of mt. nebo

mt. nebo

on top of mt. nebo where moses looked out over the promised land