Nazareth- Home of Jesus July 29th 2011 Christianity is the world's most popular religion, with an estimate of 2.2 billion adherents. This religion has followers in virtually every country in the world, and its strongest growth is in developing nations. Christianity, Judaism, and Islam are the three major monotheistic faiths in the world.
Christianity started about 2,000 years ago in the country of Judea, which is presently known ... read more
Middle East » Israel » North District » Nazareth Following World War II, the British withdrew from their mandate of Palestine, and the UN partitioned the area into Arab and Jewish states, an arrangement rejected by the Arabs. Subsequently, the Israelis defeated the Arabs in a series of wars without... ... read more
I am a retired American living in Haifa, Israel. My passon in life is promoting interfaith dialogue. Twenty five percent of Israelis are Muslims, Druze, Christians, and other denominations. We manage to live together in a fairly democratic, yet jaded society.
Israel is a small nation and therefore travel is easy and of course exciting. I can visit the Galilee, Jerusalem, and Nazareth in the same day, and the Dead Sea is only a two hour drive from my home.
I am looking forward to sharing my travel adventures with the readers.... full info