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This church, of St. Peter, is built on the spot where the Savior appeared to the disciples after the Resurrection, where Peter threw himself into the water and swam to the shore, not having the patience to reach the boat. According to tradition, the church erected its walls…
It is a church built on the spot where Jesus, with his 3rd appearance to the disciples, roasted fish on the beach, and where Peter received confirmation of his calling. There is a statue in the garden where it is depicted: “Let my sheep feed”. The church is also called Church of…
This was one of my favourite stops in a frenetic 8 day tour of the Holy Land.The church of Peter's Primacy at Tabgaha on the north shore of the Sea of Galilee is a fairly modern structure (1930s), but simple and beautiful. The altar is built over the stone on which Jesus…
It is not the sight that is so excellent, but the feeling that you experience when visiting the sight.
This was one of our stops on the Sea of Galilee. The shoreline is relaxing and I can imagine Jesus as he prepared fish for his disciples. It a beautiful place and not crowded at all while we were there. The church is small but we sang a song while inside and the sound inside of…