Not much is left of the 1st century CE building from the time of Isa As, a later synagogue building stands on it. According to Biblical tradition, Jesus (Isa As) preached and healed lepers here in Capernaum, a miracle that is also mentioned in Islamic tradition.
|c. 100 CE||The original first century CE basalt building remains underneath the 4th century limestone building.||N/A|
|c. 400 CE||The 4th century CE white limestone Synagogue in the background, with remains of basalt houses in the foreground.||N/A|
|Latest Update: May 29, 2015|