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This is the site where it is believed the young Jesus was taught and where he later preached.
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Reviewed July 2, 2019

The synagogue is small and a kind of intimate. It is from the age of Jesus that give us the privilege to sit on the same place, walk on the same stairs. The right place where He announced his ministry first. The congregation keep it...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Kinga P
Reviewed June 2, 2019

This crusader era church is believed to have been built over the site of the synagogue that Jesus would have attended as a child. It is a beautiful and very spiritual place. If able to attend a Mass here, I highly recommend it. It sits...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed March 5, 2019

The pinnacle of the experience here was when our priest was handed a scroll and read the same text fro Isaiah that Jesus read on this very spot.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed December 24, 2018

It was a miraculous feeling while entering this small church in the village of Nazareth where Jesus was studying, praying and preaching during his childhood years. The word,:SYNAGOGUE" was embedded above the entrance door. Architecture was unique wth the flooring being below ground level and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Aliamma G
Reviewed October 1, 2018

An easy walk from the Church of the Annunciation and worth a stop. It is said to have been the Synagogue that Jesus would have visited when he lived in Nazareth. To the side of the church is a downstairs chapel that has a cave...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 7, 2018

I was amazed by this building and it's architecture. During the warm summer days, the temperature inside is 10C less than outside.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

In the old city tucked away amid shops. We visited on a tour of churches. Great shops around as well and always greeted by friendly people.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 26, 2018

This is a synagogue which is situated at old market in Nazareth. This place is quite inside and not easily identified. Okay place.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed May 14, 2018

This was one of the few places in the Holy Land were crowds were not an issue, and we felt that the site was in his original state. We could "feel" Jesus getting up to read from the scrolls in the room.

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank OJ1961
Reviewed March 13, 2018 via mobile

More of significance given history than actual beauty in the building it self. Both outside and inside not too photogenic

Date of experience: March 2018
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