Starting at Nazareth

We’ve started at Nazareth because this is where the story of Jesus’ homelife begins. Mary grew up in Nazareth. Joseph grew up here, too. And then, so did Jesus. Today, as it is throughout the Holy Lands, there is always something under construction.

Construction site in Nazareth

Everywhere, ancient buildings exist alongside the new. Sometimes the influence of Roman architecture is still evident, or Byzantine, or millennia-old Hebrew simplicity.

Ancient building in Nazareth- mixing old and new architecture