Narration for Biblical learning
Middle Aged (35-54)
North American (General)
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Archaeology and religion meet in the wilderness east of the Jordan River. The bible names it as the place where the Israelites crossed over into the promised land, where Elijah ascended up to heaven and where john the baptist preached there in Bethany beyond the Jordan, Jesus was baptized by john generations of pilgrims once went there to walk in the footsteps of the patriarchs and to be baptized, where christ himself began his ministry in the waters of the Jordan. How did the place where jesus was baptized become lost to history after having been known and celebrated by so many for centuries, and how was it finally found?