Articles - Israel

Altar of the Church of the Loaves and Fishes

This image was the first of only two I captured at the Church of the Loaves and Fishes. The Church of the Loaves and Fishes is located at Tabgha, on the north-western shore of the Sea of Galilee. It is in this area where Jesus performed the miraculous feeding of 5,000 people with a bounty [ read more ]

Off to Israel (Again) and London Too

We have just booked what will be our third overseas trip in the space of eight months. We are heading back to Israel for a wedding, but we have also decided to spend four or five days in London beforehand. It has been nearly 13 years since I was last in Old London Town, and [ read more ]

Ceiling of the Church of All Nations

Here is a view of the magnificent architecture, mosaics and stained glass inside the Church of All Nations, which is also known as the Basilica of the Agony. This stunning basilica is located on the Mount of Olives outside the walls of the Old City of Jerusalem. Right outside the basilica is the Garden of [ read more ]

Nave of the Church of All Nations

Featured in this image is the magnificent ceiling and support columns of the nave of the Church of All Nations, which is also known as the Basilica of the Agony. This stunning basilica is located on the Mount of Olives outside the walls of the Old City of Jerusalem. Right outside the basilica is the [ read more ]

The Cenacle on Mount Zion

The Cenacle, also known as theĀ Hall of the Last Supper or the Upper Room, is the site at which Jesus held the Last Supper with his disciples in the days leading up to his arrest and crucifixion. It is located on Mount Zion just outside the walls of the Old City of Jerusalem. We visited [ read more ]

The Scrolls Cave of Qumran

During our visit to the Dead Sea, we visited Qumran, the site near the north-western shore of the Dead Sea, where the Dead Sea Scrolls were hidden and later discovered. Unbelievably, due to the heavy rainfall over Israel during the earlier part of our trip, there is actually a waterfall at this location, which can [ read more ]