By: Rabbi Abraham Israel Gellis The synagogue, the Jewish center of prayer and spirituality, is celebrated in this luxuriously illustrated volume. The author has collected a list of over 80 synagogues throughout the country with descriptions and splendid photographs of each. There are today many splendid synagogues throughout the country. All of them exude glory and majesty. The ones chosen for this collection reflect a myriad of size and shape, ancient to modern, and from diverse communities. Each synagogue is unique with a history of its own. Language: English (Also in Hebrew) Hard Cover, 240 pages, 9 x12 in. (23 x30 cm) Featuring:
Vivid photographsISBN: 978-965-220-828-6 Weight: 1.32 kg (46.56 oz.)
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The first major comprehensive map of archaeological sites in the Holy Land, together with over a dozen annotated historical vignette maps of major sites and events throughout the land that provide an insightful overview of all archaeological sites related to the Bible and later historical periods. **** NEW ****
A Carta Guide – This colorful and informative Guide is designed to assist hikers and visitors in enjoying the natural landscape and the historical sites of each Park and Nature Reserve. Israel is blessed with panoramic landscapes, hundreds of historical sites
A Carta Field Guide The Bedouin shepherds, who climbed into the Qumran cave with an oil lamp, found ten cylindrical jars, closed with clay lids. Eight jars were empty and one was filled with what seemed to be the remains of fruit. In the tenth jar three scrolls were discovered.
Introduction by M. J. Dubois, O.P. This luxuriously illustrated volume is intended for pilgrims and visitors to Jerusalem, the Way of the Cross – the Via Dolorosa, and the 14 Stations of the Cross. It is an intelligible account of the origin, meaning and development of this pious practice.