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More of Our Tour of Israel Photos
Yad Va Shem - The Holocaust Museum.

Yad Va Shem – The Holocaust Museum.

Yad Va Shem - The Hall of Remembrance.

Yad Va Shem – The Hall of Remembrance.

Yad Va Shem

Yad Va Shem

Yad Va Shem

Yad Va Shem

Shirley watching footage of the Adolf Eichmann trial.

Shirley watching footage of the Adolf Eichmann trial.

Israel 2013

Yad Va Shem - Eyes of the Holocaust.

Yad Va Shem – Eyes of the Holocaust.

The train car to the death camps.  100 men, women and children were inhumanely stuffed into these rail cars.

The train car to the death camps. 100 men, women and children were inhumanely stuffed into these rail cars.

The Valley of the Communities.

The Valley of the Communities.

The Jewish communities were both life and death for the Jews.  Living in communities preserved the way of Jewish life, but the community also made it easy for the Nazi's to gather them up and transport them to the death camps.

The Jewish communities were both life and death for the Jews. Living in communities preserved the way of Jewish life, but the community also made it easy for the Nazi’s to gather them up and transport them to the death camps.

Israel 2013

Yad Va Shem - The Cave of Memories.

Yad Va Shem – The Cave of Memories.

Israel 2013

The Children's Memorial

The Children’s Memorial

The candle flames represent the children who perished in the Holocaust - one and a half million children lost their lives.

The candle flames represent the children who perished in the Holocaust – one and a half million children lost their lives.

The homeless children of the Berlin Ghetto and the man who took care of them.

The homeless children of the Berlin Ghetto and the man who took care of them.

Steve and Shirley at the Mediterranean Sea, Caesarea.

Steve and Shirley at the Mediterranean Sea, Caesarea.

Steve by the statue of King David - by David's Tomb, Church of the Upper Room.

Steve by the statue of King David – by David’s Tomb, Church of the Upper Room.

Road 60 - The Patriarch's Road - down by Hebron.

Road 60 – The Patriarch’s Road – down by Hebron.

Tel Arad - The Most Holy Place of the southern Temple established during the reign of King Solomon so the Israelites who lived in the south wouldn't have so far to travel to offer sacrifices.  This Temple was corrupted by idolatry as evidenced by the standing stones inside the Most Holy Place.

Tel Arad – The Most Holy Place of the southern Temple established during the reign of King Solomon so the Israelites who lived in the south wouldn’t have so far to travel to offer sacrifices. This Temple was corrupted by idolatry as evidenced by the standing stones inside the Most Holy Place.

The view from Tel Arad

The view from Tel Arad

The 2013 tour group in front of Tel Arad.

The 2013 tour group in front of Tel Arad.

The ancient Canaanite city at Tel Arad.

The ancient Canaanite city at Tel Arad.

Shir'el at the gates of the city - Tel Arad.

Shir’el at the gates of the city – Tel Arad.

On the way to sulfur-ball hunting - Steve, Mike and Kathy at a Salt Sea over-look.

On the way to sulfur-ball hunting – Steve, Mike and Kathy at a Salt Sea over-look.

The Dead (Salt) Sea.

The Dead (Salt) Sea.

Qumran - The Clay Pots in which were found ancient Scrolls.

Qumran – The Clay Pots in which were found ancient Scrolls.

The cave where the first scrolls were found.

A view from Qumran.

Walking around Qumran.

Now, where is that cave?!

At Qumran - there's a cave around here somewhere!

At Qumran – There’s a cave around here somewhere!

Steve looking for the cave Jim Barfield of the Copper Scroll Project has located in the vicinity of Qumran.

Steve looking for the cave containing the Temple treasures Jim Barfield of the Copper Scroll Project has located in the vicinity of Qumran.

Qumran

Another view from Qumran

The first cave where the ancient scrolls were found in 1947.

The first cave where the ancient scrolls were found in 1947.

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    Richard Winner

    Thank you for sharing your photos of your trip to the holy land. God bless Richard

    April 1, 2016

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