Northern Israel Virtual Tours - Nazareth wedding
Northern Israel Virtual Tours - Nazareth
Nazareth is home to many churches which are its chief tourist attractions. The most important commemorate biblical events.
The Church of the Annunciation is the largest Christian church building in the Middle East. In Roman Catholic tradition, it marks the site where the Archangel Gabriel announced the future birth of Jesus to the Virgin Mary (Luke 1:26-31).
The Eastern Orthodox Church constructed St. Gabriel's Church at an alternative site for the Annunciation.
The Melkite Greek Catholic Church owns the Synagogue Church, which is located at the traditional site of the synagogue where Jesus preached (Luke 4)
The Church of St. Joseph's Carpentry occupies the traditional location for the workshop of Saint Joseph
The Mensa Christi Church, run by the Franciscan religious order, commemorates the traditional location where Jesus dined with the Apostles after his Resurrection
The Basilica of Jesus the Adolescent, run by the Salesian religious order, occupies a hill overlooking the city.
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