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17 UNFORGETTABLE IMAGES FROM ISRAEL

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1. The Valley of Megiddo. Here all the armies of the world will gather for the Battle of Armageddon. Most every major site in Israel’s history – David’s defeat of Goliath to ongoing warfare with the Philistines to Jesus’ birth in Nazareth – can be seen from this vantage point on Mount Carmel. 2. The Jesus Boat. Discovered in 1986 on the northwest shore of the Sea of Galilee, this fishing boat dates back to 40BC. It was estimated to have had a century of use. Boats like this were used by fisherman in Jesus’ time. Brothers, Moshe and Yuval Lufan, themselves fisherman, discovered the boat when drought caused the Sea of Galilee to recede. The boat was carefully extracted…

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