An ancient highway between Egypt and Assyria (parts of modern-day Iraq, Iran, Syria and Turkey) hold many hidden treasures. Some of those treasures, though, have been uncovered in the past few years! The Via Maris runs north-south along the Mediterranean Coast of Israel and cuts through a mountain pass in the Carmel range. The highway …
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Recognize This Place?
It's been a while since we asked, "Where is this?" Do you know this place?
Where is This?
It's in the beautiful heartland of Israel, and is a famous Biblical place in end times prophecy. We'll see this area from several different perspectives on our 2021 EXPERIENCE ISRAEL TOUR, launching October 2, 2021! Come along on a trip of a lifetime!
Tour Rewind: Carmel, Megiddo, Nazareth
Moving up the Mediterranean Coast and slightly inland, we arrived at the Carmel Range. Upon what is called Mt Carmel, 1 Kings 18 records Elijah's confrontation of the prophets of Baal. In the days of Elijah, the wicked king Ahab ruled, and had ushered in idol worship. At God's command, a contest ensued to determine …