Church of the Visitation in Ein Kerem is a Catholic church located up the mountain named derived from the visit conducted by Mary mother of Jesus, at her family's relative Elizabeth, the mother of John the Baptist. Christian tradition identifies this site the home of Zechariah and Elizabeth's parents, John. Instead muscles reside Byzantine church of a Crusader church, topped by a magnificent modern church in the 20th century (consecrated in 1955), built by the famous Italian architect, Antonio Brlotzi Designed as a summer church, its floor mat ceiling arbor vines.
These symbols are a mosaic of plant. From the Crusader church survived a number of walls, incorporated modern church. It's facade facing the courtyard, with a large mosaic depicting the visit. Includes modern church bell tower, and decorated with huge murals, depicting various scenes in the New Testament.
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