Holidays in Israel with children
Israel is an amazing and unique country. This is a place where children are very fond of, therefore, choosing a vacation destination, among a huge number of offers, it is…

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Gedi Spring Oasis
In the immediate vicinity of the Judean Desert, between the shores of the Dead Sea and the slopes of the mountains, there is a strip of land only a few…

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Who was Joseph by profession?
What a question, you say, of course, a carpenter. And you are not quite right. All four Gospels, as you know, are written in Greek, and the word "tecton" is…

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Russian saints

Unrivaled Tel Aviv

Israel is an amazing state, there is plenty of everything in it, everything is in abundance. And even there are two capitals here.

The first and official is Jerusalem. This is believed in Israel itself, as well as in the United States and some of the Latin American countries. For the rest of the world, the capital of the Promised Land is Tel Aviv. In terms of size and significance, it is the second Israeli city. Continue reading

Russians in the Holy Land

Four decades ago, the “holy city” was divided into Arab and Jewish parts. West Jerusalem was transferred to the state of Israel formed in Palestine, and East was annexed to Jordan. In June 1967, Israel also captured the eastern part of the city, and later declared all of Jerusalem “the indivisible capital” of the Jewish state. Of course, I knew that the Russian Orthodox Church owned real estate in the Holy Land. Continue reading

Gedi Spring Oasis
In the immediate vicinity of the Judean Desert, between the shores of the Dead Sea and the slopes of the mountains, there is a strip of land only a few…

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Coals from the fire of the Lord
One early spring morning with a jug on her shoulder, in wicker sandals on her bare feet, a girl of about 15-16 made her way to the source along a…

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Coals from the fire of the Lord
One early spring morning with a jug on her shoulder, in wicker sandals on her bare feet, a girl of about 15-16 made her way to the source along a…

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Dead Sea - life-giving effect
In Israel there are many places that you must definitely visit and see with your own eyes, but the Dead Sea occupies a special place among them - this is…

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