Churches in Jerusalem

This page attempts to enlist all the known churches in the city of Jerusalem

circa 335 CE

The Church of the Holy Sepulchre courtyard as seen after entering from Souq al-Dabbagh, the stairs to the left lead to the Saint Helena road. To the right is the Chapel of the Franks (10th station of Via Dolorosa). The main dome of the Holy Sepulchre is behind the bell tower.

circa 138 CE

The Church of Saint Anne is a Roman Catholic church, located at the start of the Via Dolorosa, near the Lions' Gate and churches of the Flagellation and Condemnation, in the Muslim Quarter of the old city of Jerusalem.

circa 138 CE

Facade of the Church of all Nations (Basillica of Agony).

circa 950 CE

The interior of the al-Maulawiya Mosque, also known as the Saint Agnes Church. It's originally a tenth century mosque which was contverted in to a church by Crusaders and named "Saint Agnes Church" in 1099 CE, it was converted back to the mosque after their defeat.

circa 950 CE

Facade of the Church of Mary Magdalene.

circa 950 CE

Church of Pater Noster at the Mount of Olives. It is part of a Carmelite monastery', also known as the Sanctuary of the Eleona (Domaine de l'Eleona). The modern Church of the Pater Noster is built right next to the site of a fourth-century basilica commissioned by Constantine I to commemorate the Ascension of Jesus Christ.

circa 950 CE

View of the Dominus Flevit Church from the courtyard, a Roman Catholic church on the Mount of Olives, opposite the walls of the Old City of Jerusalem. It is constructed in the shape of water drop to commemorate the Flevit super illam event as mentioned in the Gospel of Luke.

circa 950 CE

Chapel of Ascension at the Mount of Olives is now situated inside the courtyard of a 12th century Ayyubid mosque. Situated in the al-Tur district of Jerusalem, traditionally believed to be the earthly spot where Jesus ascended into Heaven forty days after his resurrection, according to the christian tradition. It houses a slab of stone believed to contain one of his footprints.

circa 950 CE

Church of Saint Mary of the Germans, is a Catholic church, built in Romanesque style, now in ruins, located in the Old City of Jerusalem on the northeast slope of Mount Zion.

circa 950 CE

Church of the Sepulchre of Saint Mary, also known as the Tomb of the Virgin Mary, is regarded by Christians and Muslims as the burial place for the mother of Isa (Jesus). The tomb is located in the Kidron Valley, at the foot of Mount of Olives in Jerusalem.

circa 950 CE

Nea Church of Theotokos was a Byzantine church erected by the Byzantine Emperor Justinian I (ruled 527–565 CE) in Jerusalem. The church was completed in 543 and severely damaged or destroyed during the Persian conquest of the city in 614. It was further used as a source of building material by the Umayyads few decades later.

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