Monastery St. Mary of the Resurrection, Abu Ghosh

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Monastery St. Mary of the Resurrection is located in Abu Ghosh. Use our Abu Ghosh day trip site to visit Monastery St. Mary of the Resurrection on your trip to Abu Ghosh, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • The town of Abu Ghosh is a primary candidate for the biblical town of Emmaus where tradition says the Risen Christ made himself known to two disciples. This monastery is a Crusader-era church built...  more »
  • This church is one of the only three churches in the Land of Israel that survived from the Crusader era. It dates from the 12th century. The main attraction are the frescoes on its walls and pillars.....  more »

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