Christian Orthodox pilgrims arrive to celebrate Epiphany holiday at Qasr el Yahud, the traditional site of Jesus's baptism by John the Baptist on the Jordan river, near the West Bank town of Jericho. It is also traditionally considered to be the place where the Israelites crossed the Jordan River, Elijah the Prophet ascended to heaven. Jan 18, ...
Closed Church of the Holy Sepulchre as a protest to the Jerusalem city council to collect taxes from churches. Feb 25, 2018. Photo byHillel Maeir/TPS
Father Rafik Nahara, priest of the Hebrew Speaking Christians Church, by the Nativity scene and an altar in hid church, Jerusalem. Jan 02, 2018. Photo by Kobi Richter/TPS