Synagogue-Church, Nazareth

#9 of 14 in Historic Sites in Nazareth
Religious Site · Hidden Gem · Historic Site
The Synagogue Church is a small Christian church in the heart of Nazareth known by this name due to a tradition claiming that it is the same building that used to be the village synagogue in Jesus' time. Above its doorway is an embedded sign: "the synagogue".

The structure is currently controlled by the Melkite (Greek Catholic) Church.

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  • Very impressive to see the enormous difference between the ornamental decorated Church and the simple , intimate and functional Sinagogue .  more »
  • Like Mary's Well, this site enables you to easily imagine Nazareth at the time of Christ. Interesting AND humbling to be there. Recommended for all biblically-inclined tourists.  more »
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