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Church of the Holy Sepulchre, Jerusalem

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Join millions of pilgrims who make their way to Church of the Holy Sepulchre, a deeply significant Christian landmark dating back to the 4th century CE. Christians believe the church contains both the site of Jesus' crucifixion and the tomb in which he was buried and resurrected. Several Christian denominational groups share ownership of the church--you can see the blending of their traditions and cultures within, as you navigate the maze of rooms and halls. Dress modestly and prepare for a potentially long line at the entrance. Using our online itinerary creator, Jerusalem attractions like Church of the Holy Sepulchre can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • This is the holiest site in Christendom. No matter what your faith tradition, if you are in Jerusalem for your first visit, you MUST visit this site before you leave. 1. Be prepared for crowds due to ...  more »
  • The most important Church nrlla history of Christianity. 1700 years of history that I speak. You have to get prepared to bisita because eun. the monument difficult. to understand because of all the changes and tampering
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  • Whatever your religion is compulsory visit this church, inside a peace is breathed even though there is always hundreds of people in this place of worship. It must have patience because as I indicated there is usually lots of people to visit especially the tiny space that gives rise to its name (tail up to 2 hours or more) in its interior. The keys of this church are guarded by a Muslim family curious thing given that Catholic religion is the same, this is done precisely to avoid conflicts between the Christians and the Orthodox. Has different parts worthy of mention in its interior (Golgotha, Holy grave and a slab where is deposit Jesus when was lowered from the cross.)
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  • christ Jesus loves us omnipotence and omnipresence cleanse us of all unrighteousness in the baptism of all the nations, all the beings, in us in christ Jesus of Nazareth, ☆Light of the world Jesus Christ and bless the holy seplechure church in the true vine Jesus Christ in peace and grace multiplied unto all creation in Jesus Christ name ☆ JesusπAtomic
  • Visited a few times. The the holiest place I have ever been to so far. The atmosphere is unforgettable. The area was smaller that I've expected. Lots to see and to feel in such a tiny area.
  • Asssalam walek ya Nabi Isa (as). The complex marks the tomb of jesus christ In Islam and christianty.
  • Amazing architecture, relatively small structure.... Especially compared to cathedrals in Europe. A great way to get out if the hot sun. Be way that there are some super steep steps/staircases... And some sections are actually pretty trying to walk up and down as they descend about 30 feet/ 10 meters. A lot to see in a small area, so it gets really packed even at, let's say, 11am on a Tues. As for most sites in Jerusalem, I think it's best to visit at night. I think there's even a 3am mass.
  • On the tourist route. Interesting one or vice started delving into the history and current tensions between various Christian sects managing the site