Places of Worship

The Greek-Orthodox Shepherds’ Fields (VII.)

Contributed by Miluse Tumova on 13.12.2006:


Fragments of the mosaic floor from the 5th century in the crypt.(read more: PFN/Place and Regions/Place Descriptions/The Shepherds's Fields) Original Content Creator: Mila

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The Greek-Orthodox Shepherds’ Fields (VI.)

Contributed by Miluse Tumova on 13.12.2006:


The holy skull relics belong to the monks killed by the Persian in the destructive invasion of the year 614 A.C. They were found in the archeological excavation of the year 1980-1985 in the Orthodox monastery of Shephered and tehy were kept in the altar of the underground church.(read more: PFN/Place and Reg(...)

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The Greek-Orthodox Shepherds’ Fields (V.)

Contributed by Miluse Tumova on 13.12.2006:


Old painting in the underground crypt.(read more: PFN/Place and Regions/Place Descriptions/The Shepherds' Fields) Original Content Creator: Mila

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The Greek-Orthodox Shepherds’ Fields (IV.)- The New Church

Contributed by Miluse Tumova on 13.12.2006:


The Greek-Orthodox monk in front of the New Church. (read more: PFN/Place and Regions/Place Descriptions/The Shepherds' Fields) Original Content Creator: Mila

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The Greek-Orthodox Shepherds’ Fields (III.) – The New Church

Contributed by Miluse Tumova on 13.12.2006:


The Iconostatis of the New Church.(read more: PFN/Place and Regions/Place Descriptions/The Shepherd's Field) Original Content Creator: Mila

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The Greek-Orthodox Shepherds’ Fields (II.) – The New Church

Contributed by Miluse Tumova on 13.12.2006:


The Interior of the New Church in the Greek-Ortodox Shepherds' Fields. (read more: PFN/Place and Regions/Place Descriptions/The Shepherd's Field) Original Content Creator: Mila

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The Greek-Orthodox Shepherds’ Fields (I.) – The New Church

Contributed by Miluse Tumova on 13.12.2006:


In 1972 the new church was erected near the traditional site of the underground Church of the Shepherds where according to an ancient tradition the angel announced to the shepherds the birth of Jesus Christ. It was decided to build the new church adjacent to rather than immediately above the cave. (read mor(...)

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The Mosque in Budrus

Contributed by Martijn Dekker on 24.10.2006:


The mosque in the small town of Budrus. The sunlight almost gives the impression of a divine intervention. Original Content Creator: Martijn Dekker

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Nebi Musa

Contributed by Martijn Dekker on 24.10.2006:


The holy site of Nebi Musa, near Jericho. The picture was taken during a fieldtrip organised by the Bethlehem based organisation Arab Educational Institute. Original Content Creator: Martijn Dekker

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Bahai Temple and Gardens in Haifa

Contributed by Turathuna Bethlehem University on 18.10.2006:


Bahai Temple in Haifa is the spiritual center for the world's 5 million adherents of the Bahai faith.

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