A major Palestinian city. as an ancient town, Hebron is mentioned in the Bible, as well as many other Documents. It is a central location in the story of Abraham and his wife Sarah.It was here that the angel appeared to the couple and told Sarah that she would become pregnant. Years later, when Sarah died, Abraham bought some land in Hebron for her burial
Sites to visit:
- The monastery of the Oak where the angel appeared to Abraham and sarah.
- Russian Orthodox Monastery
- Abraham mosque
- Tomb of the Patriarchs: the burial site of Sarah, Abraham, Isaac, Rebecca, Jacob and Leah
- The old Market of Hebron: That dates from the 15-18th century
Back from Hebron to Bethlehem, you will find the Spring of Antioch where Philip performed the baptism of an Ethiopian: