The Way of the Cross – #SLPilgrimage

Posted March 6, 2016 10:02 pm by Matteo Ciofi

The Way of the Cross – #SLPilgrimage

Among the many beautiful and significant places of Jerusalem is undoubtedly the Via Dolorosa, or Way of the Cross, the way that Jesus walked, carrying his cross, and headed for Golgotha, the place of his crucifixion.
This route starts from the Fortress Antonia, a building that once stood at the north side of the Temple of Jerusalem, considered by the Jewish religion the most important sacred building, and the seat of the Roman garrison that controlled the city.
The Roman procurator of Judea, lived there when he was in Jerusalem, and usually was in Caesarea, founded by Herod the Great between 25 and 13 BC, and important

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