3rd Sunday of Easter

26 April 2020

Like many locations mentioned in the Bible, the road to Emmaus is difficult to find today, in part because there were several towns named Emmaus in the area of Jerusalem. Many researchers believe that the road mentioned in Luke was a Roman road that led to the town of Motza-Emmaus. Unfortunately this ancient road, originally made up of carved stones skillfully fitted together, has been eroding away for centuries. In the middle of the photo you can see the large stones that would have made up the curb of the road.

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