THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO THE BIBLICAL LANDS ; the New Testament Territories Are a Fascinating Destination for a Holiday. David Orkin Visits the Religious Sites of Israel, Jordan and Palestine
Orkin, David, The Independent (London, England)
THE GREATEST STORY EVER TOLD?
That's for you to decide. But even though it's 2,000 years since the events described in the New Testament took place, many biblical locations are still recognisable from the gospels of Matthew, Mark, Luke and John.
WHERE EXACTLY ARE THE NEW TESTAMENT LANDS?
Joseph and Mary briefly travelled with the newborn Jesus to Egypt and there are some other important sites in Syria and even Turkey: Antalya, formerly Antioch, in the south-east of the country was second only to Jerusalem as a centre of early Christianity. But if you exclude churches built centuries after Christ's death and the journeys made by Paul (which took him to …
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Publication information: Article title: THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO THE BIBLICAL LANDS ; the New Testament Territories Are a Fascinating Destination for a Holiday. David Orkin Visits the Religious Sites of Israel, Jordan and Palestine. Contributors: Orkin, David - Author. Newspaper title: The Independent (London, England). Publication date: December 11, 2004. Page number: 16,17,18,19. © 2009 The Independent - London. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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