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This is the site where it is believed the young Jesus was taught and where he later preached.
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Nazareth, Israel
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

I wandered into this little place when I was looking for the White Mosque - but so glad it did. It is a real find. Its simplicity is special.

1  Thank Commited_Traveller
Reviewed 18 September 2017

A seemingly modest building is an excellent example of a first century synagogue which also represented the local meeting place. A well trained guide will also explain the history, customs and the local Gospel significance of the building.

1  Thank Ross K
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Within walking distance of Main Street. Minimal furnishings but gives good idea of an early synagogue. A good place to take a group if you want a rest and a place to talk.

1  Thank r_a_beattie
Reviewed 27 July 2017

The Synagogue-Church in Nazareth is probably the synagogue where Jesus began his public teaching. Here he came on the sabbat but one day he was given the book of Isaiah to read from it. His fellow citizens got angry when he heard his interpretation of...More

1  Thank Lars M
Reviewed 31 May 2017

We found this little Synagogue - Church by accident,but so glad we did, One of my Favorite this Synagogue is one of the Churches Jesus taught in... Amazing!

1  Thank cindyb2602016
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We came and visit this Synagogue. So much history and art. A must see place. Bring your cameras and be ready to take historical pictures!

1  Thank nsalinas2017
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

I guess this place has great historical importance, but as far as the architecture goes, there are far more impressive places in Nazareth.

Thank TravelReviewer1983
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

The site of a medieval synagogue. Simple stone building, which is lovely in it's own way. Though in truth it didn't hold my attention or interest as the other sites in Nazareth.

Thank James H
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

This was the high of my day in Nazareth but not because of the building itself but the history related to Jesus. Expect a small church that is quiet. A good place for reading, prayer, reflection or journaling. We arrived the doors were shut so...More

Thank Sarah L
Reviewed 15 September 2016

This church is hidden away off one of the streets in the souk. It was open to everyone and is a beautiful stone building.

Thank LeprechaunTraveller
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