Mt Carmel where Elijah killed the prophets of Baal
What some believe is the tomb of the Apostle Luke near Ephesus, Turkey.
Jerusalem, Israel - Church of the Holy Sepulchre along the Via Dolorosa (Way of the Cross)
The Nazareth Village is a unique place where visitors experience life in the first century. Pictured above is a synagogue as it would have looked at the time when Jesus read the prophetic words of Isaiah in Nazareth (Luke 4:16-20).
The tomb of King David is located in Mt. Zion, near the walls of the old city of Jerusalem (by Berthold Werner)
Falasha Black Jews of Ethiopia
Israel by the Numbers Infographic
David Ben-Gurion was the first prime minister of the Jewish state. Ben-Gurion was one of the most important Zionist leaders of the 20th century. His uncompromising vision of Jewish unity and statehood, together with a genius for pragmatic political and military tactics, enabled him to establish the State of Israel and guide it through the social, economic, and military challenges of its early years.