Friday morning we left the lovely mountaintop town of Tzfat and began making our way toward Jerusalem. We wanted to arrive there before Shabbat. Our first stop was the impressive ruins of Beit She’an. This city is where Saul’s body was hung on the wall. We began by entering the theatre and hearing Baruch speak
We began our day in the Galilee with a stop at the ruins of Korazin. We read what Yeshua says to the three cities of Bethsaida, Korazin, and Capernaum which are located on the northern shore of the Sea of Galilee. According to the gospel of Matthew 11:20-25, all three cities were cursed by Yeshua.
Yesterday we began the day by visiting Tel Hazor. You can read about the taking of this ancient city in the book of Joshua, Chapters 11-12. We then headed to Caesarea Philippi, which is also called Banias. We discussed how important Peter’s statement that Yeshua is the Messiah was in this location, for this place
We began our first full day of our tour with a short drive up the Mediterranean coast to the ancient city of Caesarea. We began by watching the short film about the history of this influential city. After hearing of its rise and fall, we set out to explore the ruins and hear more of