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Church of Mount of Beatitudes, Tiberias

Categories: Churches, Tourist Spots
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4.7/5 based on 260+ reviews on the web
Visit Church of Mount of Beatitudes, a Catholic church built on the spot where Jesus preached his “Sermon of the Mount.” Built in 1938, the church is nestled on the hilltop overlooking the Sea of Galilee, believed to be the site where Jesus delivered the eight blessings, or beatitudes. Admire the Byzantine-style building and its mosaics that represent the beatitudes, take in the peaceful atmosphere, and enjoy the view that stretches from the hilltop. Work out when and for how long to visit Church of Mount of Beatitudes and other Tiberias attractions using our handy Tiberias tourist route planner.
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  • Not a fan of all the "churches" but certainly a nice place to go and enjoy the sights and history. The manicured lawns and the view of the Sea of Galilee are gorgeous. 
  • Just sit here have a drink and contemplate . Try to avoid the crowds and think . I spent a lovely hour here just thinking 
  • The place has some of the most beautiful views and it s a quiet place, perfect for self reflection and prayer. 
  • Great picture to remind me for a great insghting time down here 22 years ago
  • Site of the greatest message of Love delivered to Man from God . Simply put Love one another .
  • Mount of the Beatitudes is a 20th century Catholic tradition of placing the "Sermon on the Mount" on a hilltop near Capernaum. The Otagonal church and the panoramic viewpoints from the site are breathtaking!
  • Great historical site.
  • Located on top of the hill where Jesus gave the Sermon on the Mount in the Gospel of Matthew 5-7.
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