From the site of the cave of John the Baptist (so it is believed to be), you can look across the Jordan River to Jericho. From biblical detective work to archeological evidence, those caring for the Baptism Site at Bethany beyond the Jordan believe that they have identified the bend in the river where Jesus […]
Day: October 11, 2016
prayer helps me find my courage and step back into the world, unchanged in all but the most essential ways.
The Holy Land Institute for the Deaf is located in Salt, just a short drive from Amman, Jordan. It caters to around 120 students aged 3 1/2 to 21, about 90% of whom live on site. Executive Director, Brother Andrew A.L. de Carpentier is originally from the Netherlands, but when a friend asked him to […]
Karen Armstrong, says the Mayor, has named the city of Amman, “the city of compassion.”