“Bethany beyond the Jordan” as mentioned in the bible is the area to the East of the Rover Jordan, the place where Jesus was baptized by John the Baptist and a pilgrimage site marked by the visit of his Holiness Pope Paul II. The site has a Byzantine monastery with churches, large baptism pools and a water storage system. Findings from the early 1st Century AD conform the site was inhabited during the lives of Jesus and John the Baptist.


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