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Beautiful place

We arrived just before closing. It was a beautiful place and very quiet. The church Is very nice... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Soldotna, Alaska
Church Where Jesus Gave the Sermon on the Mount

Beautiful church on the location where Jesus gave the famous Sermon on the Mount (Matthew 5-7... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We arrived just before closing. It was a beautiful place and very quiet. The church Is very nice. If you just want peaceful visit close your day here.

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Beautiful church on the location where Jesus gave the famous Sermon on the Mount (Matthew 5-7) which includes the Beatitudes. A must see!

Thank Charlie4577
Reviewed 1 week ago

An amazing sight overlooking the Sea of Galilee where Jesus was believed to have spoken words that changed the lives of his followers so many years ago and continue to bring change to the lives of his followers today. It is not difficult to imagine...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This site is where our Lord spoke to his followers. It has a stunning view of the Sea of Galilee. The modern church has been built on the site of a a 4thcenturyByzantine church. The Church design reflects an octagonal representing the eight Beatitudes.

Thank ronstagehand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overlooking the beautiful Sea of Galilee, this place is believed to be the setting for Jesus' famous discourse: the Sermon on the Mount.

Thank Lynda U
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Another religious site with a car park crammed full of tourist buses. This is at least a reasonably large site so you can move around it. The church is modern - completed in 1938 & the experience wasn't helped by a noisy guide ignoring the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited 24 years ago and then it was so relaxed , beautiful and biblical but now, what a shame, so commercialised and controlled.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An un-imposing structure but fits in this simple place of worship. Walk around and contemplate. The dome is in harmony with the alter.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A beautiful location overlooking the Sea of Galilee. This octagonal church is set in lovely garden grounds - all maintained by the Franciscans.It is a major holy site - traditionally said to be where Jesus preached his Sermon on the Mount and talked on the...More

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Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

Overlooking the Sea of Galilee- this church is the church of St. Peter, it is believed that Peter’s house was here across the street from the synagogue. Jesus was believed to stay with Peter when he was in this area. This is also thought to...More

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October 21, 2017|
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Response from luxfiat62 | Reviewed this property |
Bonjour, voici les horaires: Heures d'ouverture 8.00 - 11.45 14.30 - 16.45 Noël et Pâques, le sanctuaire est fermé.
July 29, 2017|
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Response from bevalt52 | Reviewed this property |
0830-1200 , 1430-1700
June 1, 2016|
Response from Risto H | Reviewed this property |
A small fee, between 10 and 30nis. Cannot remember exact amount, sorry.