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Bethlehem and Surrounding Areas

  • Bethlehem:

    • Birthplace of Jesus

  • Church of the Nativity:

    • Location of cave where Jesus was born in the Nativity

  • Jerome’s Cave:

    • The location in the Church of the Nativity where Jerome translated the Bible into Latin commonly known as the Latin Vulgate

  • Shepherd’s Fields:

    • Traditional Overlook of the fields where shepherds would have been watching flocks on the night of Jesus’ birth

  • Shepherd’s Fields:

    • YMCA Overlook of the fields where shepherds would have been watching flocks on the night of Jesus’ birth

  • Valley of Elah:

    • The location of the battle between David and Goliath