MOUNT OF BEATITUDES: WHERE JESUS TOLD THE SERMON ON THE MT.
Panoramic view of the sea of Galilee from the Mt. of Beatitudes. You can see the natural amphitheater that would have made the acoustics perfect for Jesus.
INTENTLY LISTENING TO NIR DESCRIBE THE ROLL OF OLIVE PRESSES
TRADITIONAL SITE OF WHERE JESUS REINSTATED PETER
Somewhere along this beach Jesus lovingly cooked the disciples breakfast after the resurrection. Shortly after that he pulled Peter aside and helped him forgive himself for denying Jesus. One of my favorite stories in the Bible, and one of my fav. sites in Israel.
TAGBAH: TRADITIONAL SITE OF THE 5 LOAVES AND 2 FISH: OFFICIAL SITE OF MOSAIC AWESOMENESS
CAPERNAUM: WHERE PETER'S MOTHER-IN-LAW LIVED
A pillar commemorating its donation by one of John's descendants.
Inside the synagogue...basically a square room with seats in a circle so there was no "leader" per se, but a discussion oriented ministry.