Bethany is located on the Eastern slope of the Mount of Olives and is featured in two stories about Jesus. It was the place where his friend Lazarus and his sisters lived and was the site of the Ascension.
To learn more about why Bethany should be include in your next pilgrimage to Israel, click here: https://myfaithjourneys.com/faith_journeys_blog/virtual-pilgrimage-bethany-the-mount-of-olives-israel/
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Enter and share our Pilgrimage Advent Calendar for a chance to win an olive wood nativity set from Bethlehem ($70 value). This one-piece, carved wood nativity includes a star shaped well filled with frankincense and a hidden music box that plays "Silent Night".