Saturday, July 27, 2013

The Bethesda Pool


This is where Jesus heals the paralytic man in John 5:1-9.  It is a complex site. It appears to have been a mikveh, or ritual bath. As the spot of one of Jesus’ miracles, the Bethesda Pool was built over in subsequent periods with chapels and churches that are still visible today.

United Traits of America (satirical video poem)

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