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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 25 June 2016

It is questionable if the location is the correct one, but the name is certainly interesting, the place maybe not the original, but stands in a place that maybe the original, nobody can be sure...but just is worth the visit if you are in the...More

Thank Temper43
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Seems the place is a tourist attraction because of the story around it; interesting, for sure, and it is good for the Nazareth market that is hurting and needs visitors

Thank vughtenaar
Reviewed 25 May 2016

The synagogue church is located in the heart of the old city and is only worth a visit if you are already planning on walking the old city. It's simple and questionable whether or not Jesus was ever there.

Thank rndrewg
Reviewed 27 April 2016

I have my doubts about the authenticity of the place. The barrel shaped roof is probably Byzantine, much later than the ime of Jesus. Also-Jewish synagogues are always oriented towards Jerusalem. As Nazareth is North of Jerusalem it should have face south- but it does...More

Thank David Z
Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

I have been to the church today with guided tour. The story is very interesting and connected us to the place and the history and time it all took place. Does not worth the visit without guided tour

1  Thank nadavit
Reviewed 26 October 2015

We visited The Synagogue Church a while back, you go down the steps and inside there is a small alter with a picture showing Jesus preaching.

2  Thank MBB1952
Reviewed 12 September 2015

Ruins under the church of the Annunciation. Worth a look, interesting if you like that sort of thing - and I do....

2  Thank Brian N
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Very moving. And surprisingly cool in the middle of the heat. It is easy to miss it in the maze of little shopping streets.

2  Thank Diely P
Reviewed 31 July 2015

Not worth a journey by itself, but if you are in Nazareth and you are visiting the Basilica of Annunciation (which is very worthy of a visit), this place is a 5 minutes walk from it, uphill thru the market.

2  Thank Tal122
Reviewed 16 July 2015

Beautiful church hidden in the souk, really worth seeking out it has a special feel to it not found in the bigger churches

2  Thank JHollie
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