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References Bethlehem & its surroundings

BETHLEHEM

Gen. 35, 19; 48, 7

Jdg. 17, 7 - 13

1 Chron. 2, 51

1 Sam 16, 1

Mic. 5, 1

2 Sam 23, 14

2 Chron. 11, 6

Luke 2, 1 - 21

Matt. 2, 1 - 18

John 7, 41 - 42

BEIT SAHOUR

Ruth

Luke 2, 8 - 21

POOLS OF SOLOMON

Song 4, 12

Eccles. 2, 4

FOUNTAIN OF PHILIP

Acts 8, 26 - 40

JAFFA - JOPPE - LYDDA

Jos. 19, 40 - 46

2 Chron. 2, 10 - 15

Esther 3, 7

1 Macc. 12, 24 - 34

Acts 9, 32 - 35

Acts 9, 36 - 43

Jonah 1, 3

EPHRATA - HOUSE OF BREAD - Fruitful

Tomb of Rachel

Country of the levite, in the service of Micah

Origins of David

David is anointed king by Samuel

Prophecy of the birth of the Messiah

Occupied by the Philistines

Fortified by Rehoboam

Birth of our Lord Jesus in Bethlehem

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Massacre of the Holy Innocents by Herod

THE SHEPHERD'S FIELDS

History of Ruth and Booz

The Shepherd's fields

ORTAS

Hortus Conculusus

The work of Solomon

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Philip baptises a eunuch of Ethiopia

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Territory of the tribe of Dan

Construction - material for the temple arrives

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Simon in Philistia

Peter cures a paralytic at Lydda

Peter raises a woman to life at Jaffa

History of Jonah